The Sydney Roosters announced on Wednesday the signing of Michael Gordon to a one-year deal commencing in 2017.
The Titans, Dragons and Warriors all had important wins during the major bye round, keeping pace with the top eight as the business end of the season looms.
The Parramatta Eels and Semi Radradra's management confirm the winger will return as expected to prepare for the club's next NRL game against Cronulla.
The results, injuries, judiciary news and talking points from the weekend's NRL matches.
He might have started his NRL career with a bang, but Parramatta's rookie sensation Bevan French is taking nothing for granted.
Souths forward Paul Carter will miss Friday night's clash with the Penrith Panthers after taking the early guilty plea to a grade one dangerous contact charge.
The Parramatta Eels confirmed on Saturday night that Semi Radradra has been granted permission to return to Fiji for a short family visit during the bye round.
Parramatta Eels coach Brad Arthur has praised makeshift five-eighth Kenny Edwards for his impressive showing against the South Sydney Rabbitohs.
Parramatta's wingers played a starring role in Round 15 of the Telstra Premiership as the Eels easily accounted for the Rabbitohs at ANZ Stadium.
John Sutton's return wasn't enough to inspire the Rabbitohs to victory against Parramatta on Friday night, with the Eels prevailing 30-12 at ANZ Stadium.