Super League rankings: rating Leeds Rhinos, Hull KR, St Helens and others from A-F on their season far

It’s not a huge shock to see last year’s regular season and Grand Final runners-up Catalans Dragons setting the pace a quarter of the way into the Super League campaign, but some teams aren’t where they were expected to be.

A couple of teams tipped to fall short this season are giving the leaders a run for their money, while several others - including one of 2023’s trophy winners - have yet to click into gear. There’s still a lot of rugby to be played and, for most sides, the campaign could yet go either way, but - taking into account last year’s performance and pre-season expectations - here’s how the YEP thinks the 12 clubs rate over the opening seven rounds, plus the Betfred Challenge Cup.

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