THE Bulldogs have started 2009 in style with the upset of the opening round, comprehensively demolishing defending premiers Manly Sea Eagles 34 points to 12.
HAZEM El Masri returns for the Bulldogs in Saturday night's NRL clash with Penrith to stake a last-minute claim.
BULLDOGS' coach Steve Folkes' biting assessment of referee Tony Archer is expected to come under scrutiny by the NRL on Monday.
THE emergence of a stack of form backrowers in the NRL has put Bulldogs veteran Andrew Ryan's representative future under serious threat.
THE Bulldogs have confirmed the NRL's worst kept secret by appointing Kevin Moore as their coach from next season.
BULLDOG Reni Maitua has lost the chance to earn a first grade recall in Sunday's NRL match against the NZ Warriors after being ruled out with a rib injury.
THE Bulldogs' Steve Folkes has become the latest NRL coach to quit his post at season's end.
FORMER Bulldogs star Willie Mason has returned to devastate his old club in the Sydney Roosters' 40-12 NRL annihilation at ANZ Stadium tonight.
BULLDOGS fullback Luke Patten predicts a now-quiet young superstar Sonny Bill Williams will make some noise in Friday's clash with the Sydney Roosters.
BULLDOGS fans have been warned to leave their "Willie, once a Dog, now a Cock" banners at home ahead of Friday's NRL clash with the Sydney Roosters.