The Dragons' new recruits shine, Cronulla's front row weapon, and a try-scoring freak equals a 60-year record. The key stats that defined Round 17.
Eels hooker Isaac De Gois says it was frustrating to be sidelined with a fractured cheek and will do whatever he can to stay in the top 17.
Sharks forward Chris Heighington will challenge his dangerous throw charge at the NRL Judiciary on Wednesday night, while Issac Luke will miss one game.
The NSW forwards have been on a roll all series, and Queensland interchange forward Matt Gillett believes it's time for the Maroons pack to stand up.
He has become the poster boy for the new-found aggression in the Blues side, but NSW captain Paul Gallen is confident David Klemmer will keep his cool.
Knights stars Tariq Sims and Sione Mata'utia are hoping time spent in the NSW camp in the lead-up to Origin III will help them take their games to a new level.
Young Panthers reign supreme, veteran Cowboys step up without the Origin stars around and some resurgent Eels get their season back on track.
Watch the Under 20s State of Origin LIVE on NRL.com as the Queensland U20s take on New South Wales U20s at Suncorp Stadium.
Not going to Holden State of Origin III in Brisbane? We've got you covered! Here are some options of how and where to watch the game live.
How the Origin decider will go down, how good is Semi Radradra, why the Dragons are the club most under pressure now and more.