The dominance of the Students has ended, at least for the first time in 10 years, The Corporation did not contest the Shute Shield Grand Final. Will they be back in 2015? Will the Mighty Manly Marlins make amends? They are close to becoming known as the All Blacks of Sydney Rugby. There will be changes in Coaching panels: Phil Blake has finished with the Marlins, and Wade Kelly has left the Wicks. What other changes will there be? Players have retired or headed overseas. There is some exciting talent coming out of the Colts programmes. Will they be able to cement places in First Grade for 2015? Will NRC arrangements encourage some players to change clubs for 2015? All will be revealed in March 2015, until then - wang on.