The NSW forwards have been on a roll all series, and Queensland interchange forward Matt Gillett believes it's time for the Maroons pack to stand up.
He has become the poster boy for the new-found aggression in the Blues side, but NSW captain Paul Gallen is confident David Klemmer will keep his cool.
Knights stars Tariq Sims and Sione Mata'utia are hoping time spent in the NSW camp in the lead-up to Origin III will help them take their games to a new level.
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After a horror start to his Origin career in 2002, Justin Hodges has gone on to achieve great things for Queensland ahead of his final match on Wednesday night.
While the Blues' young forwards will be a handful, several Maroons legends have pointed to fullback Josh Dugan as the man Queensland must stop in Origin III.
Five years ago a high shot in an Origin encounter cooled the friendship of Michael Ennis and Corey Parker, but Parker insists Ennis is just misunderstood.
They are yet to taste success in this fixture, but the Maroons under-20s side are reveling in the opportunity to play at Suncorp Stadium.
Blues coach Lauire Daley says Robbie Farah remains a chance to play in Wednesday's Holden State of Origin decider, despite a broken hand.
Young, hungry, powerful and dynamic. The NSW bench are ready to continue their good work from Game Two in the 2015 Holden State of Origin decider.