Former Blues halfback Peter Sterling says the door is still open for Mitchell Pearce to make a return to the NSW State of Origin side.
New NSW State of Origin adviser Peter Sterling has revealed the major reason he accepted the new role was the chance to work alongside Blues coach Laurie Daley.
Picking the next batch of Blues players will be Peter Sterling's first job since being appointed NSW State of Origin adviser to Laurie Daley.
Peter Sterling discusses his role as an advisor to Laurie Daley and the state of the NSW side as they look to reclaim the shield for the first time since 2014.
Peter Sterling has been appointed as NSW VB Blues coach Laurie Daley's new adviser for the 2017 State of Origin Series.