The Cowboys are coming off a dominant win over Parramatta, but must be wary as the Canberra Raiders roll into Townsville ready to push for a top-eight finish.
He won't be donning the Hulk jersey until Round 21 but Raiders prop Paul Vaughan got in on the act a week early to score two powerful tries against Penrith.
Canberra Raiders star Blake Austin says the good that NRL players can do for junior rugby league cannot be overlooked.
Josh Hodgson has described the elation he felt when Edrick Lee raced 90 metres to seal a vital victory for the Raiders against Penrith on Sunday afternoon.
The Raiders out-scored the Panthers in an exciting clash that yielded 58 points in total at Pepper Stadium. Here are five key points from Canberra's win.
Canberra kept their NRL Telstra Premiership finals hopes alive while putting in dent in Penrith's top eight aspirations in an exciting and high-scoring game.
Canberra skipper Jarrod Croker says Josh McCrone has easily slipped back into the halfback role ahead of Sunday's crucial NRL clash with Penrith.
In-form NRL star Blake Austin says he's realising he's slowly becoming one of Canberra's key men, so wants to take his game to the next level.
Two sides on the verge of the top eight go head to head in a clash that could make or break their season this Sunday afternoon.
Manly's Ligi Sao has been found not guilty but Eels playmaker Chris Sandow will miss two NRL matches after pleading guilty to a shoulder charge.