Two years after his career threatened to be torn apart, Darius Boyd has been referred to as a "statesman of the game" by one of league's most respected figures.
He has seen first-hand what it takes to win the NRL Telstra Premiership and new Wests Tigers hooker Matt McIlwrick believes his new club boasts similar traits.
They have trodden very similar rugby league paths so new Rabbitohs assistant coach Anthony Seibold is excited to link with Michael Maguire at Redfern.
Josh McCrone believes he is in position to become Gareth Widdop's permanent partner in the halves in the wake of the injury to Drew Hutchinson.
2016 will be remembered for Cronulla's drought-breaker, a rivalry unlike any other and the continued emergence of the women's game according to David Middleton.
With three genuine guns and a cut-price fullback, the Warriors will be a popular team for NRL Fantasy coaches next season. Lone Scout analyses their 2017 squad.
If your fullback, five-eighth, halfback and hooker are fit and firing, then your side is more than likely on track to challenge for a title.
Sharks coach Shane Flanagan admits his greatest conundrum heading into the new year is how to replace retired No.9 Michael Ennis.
Canterbury halves Moses Mbye and Josh Reynolds have gone to work early on enhancing their skills for 2017 with a hope for a top four finish.
Required to do the work of a prop in the middle of the field while also expected to offload and ball-play, a good lock can be one of a team's most valuable play