Moses Mbye and Ryan James are both facing up to two match bans after they were cited by the NRL Match Review Committee on Sunday afternoon.
Gold Coast Titans coach Neil Henry says there is "no magic formula" to arrest his side's worrying trend of slow starts.
Kalyn Ponga lives up to the promise, Titans start slow again, Thurston and Taylor engage in compelling duel and Dale Copley makes good first impression.
Rampaging back-rower Coen Hess has shrugged aside the absence of Jason Taumalolo and Matt Scott to seal the Cowboys' 32-26 win over the Titans on Saturday.
The Titans and Cowboys have both confirmed their final 17 ahead of their Round 4 NRL Telstra Premiership clash at ANZ Stadium.
After a turbulent start to the 2017 season, Titans recruit Dale Copley hopes to settle and start life on the Gold Coast in the best possible fashion.
After five years coaching Johnathan Thurston, Titans coach Neil Henry knows just how the North Queensland star responds after a loss.
Daniel Vidot has stripped back weight in a bid to start life on the Gold Coast in the best possible fashion, but a groin injury stopped him starting the season.
A match between two teams who are down on troops but are more than capable of coming away with the two competition points.
Titans officials have expressed their interest in signing prodigious talent Ashley Taylor to a long-term deal well beyond the 2018 season.