Parramatta's coach and players didn't mince their words after coughing up a 24-point lead in their loss to North Queensland on Monday night.
North Queensland second-row forward Gavin Cooper scored a hat-trick of tries in six second-half minutes as the Cowboys overran Parramatta at Pirtek Stadium.
Eels forward David Gower says the club owes it to their fans to put in a big effort at home after three straight losses at one-time fortress, Pirtek Stadium.
Parramatta Eels are hoping to raise awareness and funds to combat homelessness with the help of Parramatta Mission when they host the Cowboys at Pirtek Stadium.
Chris Sandow showed signs of his best in a shock Eels win over Penrith last week, but can he inspire another upset against the North Queensland juggernaut?
Eels forward Pauli Pauli and Titans forward Ryan James have both taken early guilty pleas for their respective dangerous contact charges in Round 12.
Parramatta's kicking improves, North Queensland's front row machine, and the Roosters dominate a fellow competition heavyweight. The key stats from Round 12.
Eels halfback Chris Sandow believes his demotion to the NSW Cup was the 'wake-up call' that sparked his man-of-the-match performance in Round 12
Pauli's "cheat shot", Sandow lifts, and mixed news for Origin hopefuls. The key points to come from the Eels' 26-20 win over the Panthers at Pepper Stadium.
The Parramatta Eels have claimed western Sydney bragging rights and their first win since Round 7, defeating the Penrith Panthers on Friday night.