All 16 NRL clubs pin-point the highlights and must-see matches of their own draws for the 2016 NRL Telstra Premiership season.
North Queensland coach Paul Green says a State of Origin nod one day is not out of the question for newly re-signed hooker Jake Granville.
A comprehensive breakdown of how the 2016 NRL draw affects each of the 16 teams and the make-or-break moments to look forward to next year.
North Queensland Cowboys hooker Jake Granville has extended his current contract with the club until the end of the 2018 season.
Johnathan Thurston has been voted the best rugby league player in the world, winning the Golden Boot award for the third time.
The NRL premiers and inaugural Auckland Nines champions go up agianst three clubs packed with young talent and desperate for some success.
A complete list of all 16 NRL club's pre-season fixtures ahead of the 2016 NRL Telstra Premiership.
Johnathan Thurston could become the first player to win three golden boots after being nominated for the rugby league prestigious award.
The Cowboys will be playing their World Club Challenge against Leeds at Headingley rather than Elland Road.
The reigning premiers North Queensland have unveiled the five jerseys they will wear during their title defence in 2016.