The Sea Eagles fly high, fullbacks come to the fore and a school of Sharks take a bite out of the Wests Tigers in the Round 9 Team of the Week.
After a four-try effort against Souths, Akuila Uate's form this season has justified Trent Barrett's decision to bring him across to the Sea Eagles this season.
Manly's right edge sizzled as the Sea Eagles continued their impressive form on the road with a clinical 46-8 win over a disappointing Souths side.
The Sea Eagles have exploded out of the blocks to lead South Sydney 30-2 in one of the most one-sided halves of the season.
The South Sydney Rabbitohs and Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles have confirmed their 17-man line-ups ahead of their Round 9 Telstra Premiership clash.
They were torn to shreds by Melbourne two weeks ago but Manly's left-edge defence bounced back to contain Canberra's lethal Leipana duo last week.
In-form Manly centre Dylan Walker is riding a high after match-winning plays in both of Manly's past two wins – but just don't mention the 'O' word.
The official team lists for all 16 clubs ahead of Round 9 of the 2017 NRL Telstra Premiership season.
Manly utility Jackson Hastings discusses how a tough final year at the Roosters was the catalyst for an attitude adjustment since moving across town.
The Manly Sea Eagles head into this one with a 4-4 win-loss record while the South Sydney Rabbitohs are 3-5, but those stats could very well have been reversed.