The talking points from the Cowboys' seventh straight away win – minus their Origin stars – against a Dragons side who slumped to a fourth straight defeat.
Kane Linnett has scored a double for North Queensland to return to the NRL winner's circle with an 18-12 win over St George Illawarra.
All eight official team lists for Round 17 of the 2015 NRL Telstra Premiership season.
Ahead of State of Origin III at Suncorp Stadium the Queensland Rugby League have announced plans to make the fan experience even more interactive in 2016.
Daly Cherry-Evans and Kieran Foran will need to stand up against Cronulla if bottom-placed Manly are any hope of making the NRL finals.
Injured NSW hooker Robbie Farah has put his broken hand to the test in a training drill at the Blues' Coffs Harbour base on Saturday morning.
The next batch of Australia's elite rugby league talent will face off for the Australian Secondary Schools Rugby League National under-18 Championships.
In an era of big, faster athletes dominating the NRL, Queensland's Origin record-equalling captain could be the last of a dying breed of pure footballers.
After taking part in five separate unsuccessful Origin series, NSW playmaker Mitchell Pearce is seeking redemption in Wednesday's series decider.
He's made a reputation as one of the NRL's most annoying players to take on but Michael Ennis won't rile up the Maroons next Wednesday, according to Matt Scott.