Roosters prop Jared Waerea-Hargreaves.

The numbers that stood out for the Roosters and Raiders on the road to the NRL grand final.

1 Raiders players with grand final experience - Joey Leilua.

1 Games the Raiders have won out of their past 17 in Sydney.

3 Tries scored by the Roosters' left edge of Latrell Mitchell and Daniel Tupou when these two sides played in round 21.

3 Tries the Roosters have conceded in their last four finals matches

3 Times the Raiders have kept their opponents scoreless this season.

4 The margin separating them when they squared off in round 21 - the Roosters prevailed 22-18.

5 Finals games the Roosters have won in a row.

8 Points Jarrod Croker needs to reach 2000 for his career.

9 Grand finals Cooper Cronk has played in during his career, winning six of them.

25 Years since the Raiders' last premiership.

161 Tackle breaks James Tedesco has made this season-  25 more than his nearest rival.

209 Metres run by James Tedesco when they played in round 21.