The Sea Eagles' depth is set to be tested over the coming weeks, the competition's in-form halfback, and can the Warriors put together a complete performance?
Across the first month of the Telstra Premiership season the Warriors have produced 40 minutes of fine footy in each of their four games, but they need more.
The Broncos held on to beat the Warriors at Mt Smart Stadium. Here are five key points from the gritty victory in Auckland.
The Broncos have fought off a spirited second-half comeback from the Warriors to earn a valuable victory at Mt Smart Stadium on Sunday.
Sam Tomkins is out for six weeks, but the Warriors have a handy replacement who is improving with each game.
Just over 20 years ago this week there was a game of rugby league in Auckland which created a wave of interest.
The Warriors have improved their edge defence, while also delivering plenty of attacking options.
Two decades ago these sides met for the Warriors' first-ever competitive match. Now, on the back of good wins for both sides, they meet again at a crucial time.
Former Dragons coach Nathan Brown is adamant the Warriors have the right man in Andrew McFadden to finally discover NRL consistency.
Warriors fullback Sam Tomkins will miss up to six weeks with a partial tear of the posterior cruciate ligament in his left knee.