The Dream Is Alive

History beckons for the Parramatta Eels as they head into a preliminary final against the heavily favoured North Queensland Cowboys.

The Pitfalls of Chasing History

Recalling a legendary player or former coach is often tempting for a club trying to recapture former glory. But rarely does it work, and often it tarnishes the coach’s legacy.

The Big Five

Metre-eating outside backs were once a luxury in the NRL, now teams build their attacking plan around them.

The Corner Post: RIP

More than a decade since the NRL changed the corner post rule, and we’re witnessing more breath-taking finishes than ever before.

The NRL Second-Rower Quiz

Point scoring backrowers, tackling machines, match winners and durable representative players all make up an interesting second-rowers quiz.

2021 NRL Season Review

Rugby league’s toughest season has drawn to a close. Here’s how we look back on all the highs and lows of the 2021 NRL competition.

Grand Final Quiz

Test your knowledge of rugby league grand finals from champions and drought breakers, to point scorers and dominant teams.

Streaking home

Winning streak are not just the domain of the dominant teams. Sometimes the ones struggling strike gold and charge into the finals.