Parramatta flew the highest when they all jumped aboard the Hayne plane, but the Eels began their post-Jarryd Hayne era by hopping on a real one on Monday.
The Eels have extended the contracts of head coach Brad Arthur, and his two assistant coaches, Steve Murphy and Peter Gentle, until at least the end of 2017.
Anthony Watmough has been confirmed as a new signing at the Eels on a four-year deal, along with four other new signings.
A quick rundown of when all 16 clubs return for pre-season training ahead of the 2015 season.
Finding Hayne's replacement is undoubtedly Parramatta's biggest challenge to overcome, but it's not the hurdle they face ahead of the 2015 season.
Jarryd Hayne will leave the Eels as a club icon, and could yet return to become one of the blue and gold's greatest of all time, according to a club legend.
Eels CEO Scott Seward is shattered star fullback Jarryd Hayne is departing but says the NRL did everything in its power to help try and keep him in the game.
Jarryd Hayne departs rugby league as one of the most feared kick-returners in the game.
The Parramatta Eels Supporters Club has given departing superstar Jarryd Hayne their blessing on his decision to leave the NRL and try to make it in the NFL.
Club legends Nathan Hindmarsh and Brett Kenny have both encouraged Parramatta to head to the transfer market to find a replacement for Jarryd Hayne.