Blues legend Paul Sironen believes it is time to blood the next generation of the Cartwright family in order to break Queensland's recent Origin stranglehold.
He is excited to represent City Origin, but Leilani Latu could just as easily be playing for Italy or Tonga.
Panthers fullback Dylan Edwards says his team is determined to emulate the unstoppable form that saw them win the Holden Cup in 2015.
Back-rower Isaah Yeo has been named on the wing for Country, and is looking forward to lining up against clubmate Josh Mansour in the annual clash.
There's a new leader in power rankings, while the Roosters are the big movers with their high profile players returning and putting the competition on notice.
City Origin winger Josh Mansour couldn't help but feel disappointed when Australian coach Mal Meninga didn't read out his name.
Wests Tigers have signed former New Zealand International Elijah Taylor from the Penrith Panthers the club announced on Monday afternoon.
A dominant Storm quartet, a trio of Eels and plenty of internationals gearing up for the upcoming Representative Round headline NRL.com's Team of the Week.
The Penrith Panthers survived another nail-biter to edge the Raiders by a point in Bathurst on Saturday afternoon. Here are five key points from the clash.
Peter Wallace kicked a field goal in the final two minutes to help the Panthers edge the Raiders in a thrilling contest in Bathurst on Saturday.