A month ago it seemed a matter of not if, but by how many points the Sharks would win the minor premiership.
The in-form Raiders have the confidence and unpredictability to be a genuine shot at the 2016 Telstra Premiership, according to club legend Laurie Daley.
The Roosters admit they have missed former five-eighth James Maloney this season but will be out to stop him when they face Maloney's Sharks on Saturday night.
Brisbane remain in the hunt for a top-four finish after stunning NRL leaders Melbourne with a dominant 26-16 victory at AAMI Park.
On the eve of his final home game Titans captain Nathan Friend has issued an impassioned plea to his Gold Coast teammates not to let a golden opportunity slip.
The Dragons are headed for a major rebuild of their spine after coach Paul McGregor confirmed Benji Marshall and Mitch Rein won't be at the club next season.
The Melbourne Storm and Brisbane Broncos have finalised their line-ups for Friday night's Telstra Premiership clash at AAMI Park.
Raiders star Josh Papalii believes it's disrespectful to even think about getting picked for the Kangaroos during the club's NRL premiership campaign.
Roosters players are bracing for a ton of trash talk when they take on former teammate James Maloney this weekend.
Triumphant NSW teammates Allana Ferguson and Kezie Apps will on Saturday face off in another historic fixture – the nines clash between the Sharks and Dragons.