Former NRL coach Matt Elliott takes a look at the four teams involved in the 2015 NRL semi-finals, breaking down their attacking and defensive formations.
An unexpected hiccup for the minor premiers and a scratchy win for Des's Dogs: that is the equation that led us to Friday night's tantalising semi final clash.
Roosters forward Aidan Guerra says there are no secrets as to where his side and semi-final opponents the Bulldogs will focus their attention on Friday night.
Frank Pritchard will be free to face the Roosters in Friday's sudden death semi-final after successfully challenging his dangerous contact charge.
The NRL's $5 pie and soft drink deal will return for the Roosters v Bulldogs Telstra Premiership Finals clash at Allianz Stadium this Friday night.
Roosters back-rower Boyd Cordner says a hip pointer injury won't affect his availability or performances in the closing weeks of the season.
Broncos utility Jayden Nikorima's move to the Roosters next season also puts him in prime position to pursue his other dream of opening his own cafe.
All the information for week two of the NRL Telstra Premiership and Holden Cup Finals Series. Dates, times and ticket information.
Roosters attacking sensation Roger Tuivasa-Sheck has vowed to ensure next week's clash won't be his last for the club after an off night against the Storm.
Roosters coach Trent Robinson believes Melbourne were allowed to do as they pleased when it came to wrestling in the ruck during their qualifying final win.