A candid Tim Simona was disappointed with his form for the Wests Tigers last season and is determined to do everything in his powers to make amends.
Which teams look set to improve next season? Will new finals contenders Canberra and Penrith be in with a shot, or will the Roosters and Rabbitohs rise again?
A complete list of all 16 NRL club's pre-season fixtures ahead of the 2017 NRL Telstra Premiership.
The fixture list for the 2017 NRL Telstra Premiership season is out, giving a few early clues about which players will be value buys in the NRL next season.
NRL.com have analysed the fixture list of all 16 clubs for the 2017 season to come up with a "toughness" rating for each team's draw.
The reigning Premiers, the Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks will open the 2017 Telstra Premiership in a blockbuster match against the Brisbane Broncos.
With the 2017 NRL Telstra Premiership draw released, NRL.com analysed each club to give a quick snapshot of the important points in your club's fixture.
Elijah Taylor has re-signed with the Wests Tigers for a further two seasons the club announced on Monday afternoon.
Jamal Idris's new teammates are adamant that the former representative centre will prove to be an astute purchase for the Wests Tigers.
For the sides that disappointed in 2016, new signings offer a source of hope for the season ahead. Which players will have the biggest impact at their new club?