Matt Elliott takes a look at three rising stars of the NRL Telstra Premiership - Manly's Brian Kelly, Cronulla's Jayden Brailey and Penrith's Viliame Kikau.
Sea Eagles players believe any talk of pressure on coach Trent Barrett is 'comical' and will do everything they can to turn things around in Round 3.
Quick starts, identical records and the incredible Queensland derby. The key numbers from Round 2 of the 2017 NRL Telstra Premiership.
How we rank the NRL's 16 clubs at the end of the second round of the 2017 Telstra Premiership season.
The big blokes from another Cowboys-Broncos classic, Knights drought-breakers, Eels entertainers and Storm's two chief architects in the team of the week.
Manly fullback Tom Trbojevic proved again on Saturday night why he's seen as a star in the making, running 267 metres in Manly's 38-18 NRL loss to South Sydney.
Manly's captain and coach have refused to blame the absence of most of the club's prop forwards for a disappointing 38-18 loss at home to the Rabbitohs.
The Rabbitohs rebounded from last week's loss to trounce the Sea Eagles in style at Lottoland, with both fullbacks providing some hope for their teams.
The South Sydney Rabbitohs conceded three early tries but bounced back to secure a 38-18 win over the Sea Eagles at Lottoland on Saturday.
The Sea Eagles and Rabbitohs have both confirmed their final 17 ahead of their Round 2 NRL Telstra Premiership clash at Lottoland on Saturday afternoon.