Cowboys coach Paul Green led Wynnum-Manly to back-to-back premierships, then was an understudy to Roosters coach Trent Robinson in 2013 in Grand Final triumph.
Wayne Bennett believes the forwards hold the key to Sunday's decider, while Sam Thaiday says Justin Hodges not training is normal for the Broncos.
The building blocks for the Broncos' success this season were laid by former coach Anthony Griffin according to a couple of players who know him well.
Sunday's Telstra Premiership Grand Final between the Broncos and Cowboys is not only dividing Queensland but also the tiny Pacific nation of Vanuatu.
Darling Harbour businesses have come on board to help celebrate NRL Nation by offering a range of discounts and specials to NRL fans during Grand Final week.
These two fullbacks form the base of two of the strongest spines in the NRL, and have both been key inclusions for their teams this season.
Retiring Brisbane skipper Justin Hodges says he will play in the NRL grand final despite missing training again due to a back complaint.
The Royal Australian Mint will be heading to Sydney for the Telstra Premiership Grand Final to get fans game ready with the ultimate finals day souvenir.
Broncos captain Justin Hodges has spoken about the depth of the camaraderie within the 2015 Brisbane squad and how it has carried them all the way to GF.
Expectation is weighing heavily on the North Queensland Cowboys ahead of the NRL grand final against Brisbane.