Roosters firebrand Dylan Napa insists he has learned from his mistakes following his selection in the Prime Minister's XIII.
History will be made on Friday night with one of these teams set to progress to the Holden Cup grand final for the first time in their history.
After what he describes as a 'rollercoaster' year, Mitchell Pearce was proud of what he achieved on the field, culminating in the PM's XIII halfback spot.
The Roosters have held out a determined Sharks outfit to clinch a nail-biting Holden Cup semi-final victory at GIO Stadium on Saturday night.
The red-hot Roosters will travel to the nation's capital for the second week in a row to take on the Sharks for a spot in the preliminary final.
The Roosters have stormed into the second week of the Holden Cup finals with a clinical 48-0 win over the Raiders in slippery conditions at GIO Stadium.
In a season that featured so many fresh faces that announced their arrival in the NRL, who made the cut as one of the game's best rookies in 2016?
A fifth-place finish will count for little for the Roosters as they 'host' their elimination final against the Raiders in Canberra without Jackson Hastings.
It was a rapid decline few saw coming, but key exits from the club and injuries led to a season that was perhaps over before it even began.
Roosters rookie Latrell Mitchell promises to come back in even better shape in 2017 - even if he treats himself to a McDonald's feast first.