The crisis of confidence is a cycle North Queensland need to break, with the lack of self-belief resulting in a lack of communication in defence.
North Queensland are desperate to somehow get out of their rut, but they'll face another tough test against Craig Bellamy's improving Storm side.
Cowboys coach Paul Green is hoping a more intense week of training is the tonic to turn around an underwhelming start to the NRL Telstra Premiership season.
Cowboys fullback Lachlan Coote has vowed to help lighten the load on star playmaker Johnathan Thurston ahead of his first home game for the club.
Cowboys superstar Johnathan Thurston has conceded that his team is suffering a crisis of confidence following their 44-22 loss to the Broncos.
Were the Broncos really that good in their win on Friday night or are the Cowboys on the verge of a disastrous start to season 2015?
A superb first-half display has led the Broncos to a huge 44-22 win over rivals North Queensland at Suncorp Stadium on Friday night.
As he prepared for his first NRL game in 18 months, Cowboys fullback Lachlan Coote took some sage advice from club legend Brent Tate.
One of the NYC's most exciting prospects Coen Hess has re-signed with the North Queensland Cowboys for another three seasons.
Cowboys enforcer James Tamou says his fellow forwards will step up to have Johnathan Thurston's back following Saturday's loss to Newcastle.