Former Canterbury Bulldogs, Penrith, Wests Tigers and Canberra player Danny Galea has called it quits at age 32.
Fan favourite Ali Lauitiiti has signed a one-year deal to return to the Warriors for 2016.
Penrith and the Sydney Roosters are ready to pounce should Jarryd Hayne give up on his NFL dream.
NSW coach Laurie Daley has added his voice to the chorus suggesting the national coach should not also be in charge of an Origin side at the same time.
Willie Mason is reportedly set to end his career at Super League side Catalans, joining ex-NRL players Todd Carney, Glenn Stewart and Dave Taylor.
Wests Tigers NRL coach Jason Taylor says issues with the club's former captain are '75 to 80' per cent sorted and he could still play first grade in 2016.
Manly recruit Lewis Brown has revealed he's always been jealous of the Sea Eagles and their decade of dominance he's been dealing with since his 2009 debut.
Sea Eagles recruit Marty Taupau's decision to sign with the club was about family and not because of the state of his old club the Wests Tigers.
Reduced ticket prices and a soon-to-be-built centre of excellence have the NSW Blues looking forward to packed houses at ANZ Stadium for Origin in 2016.
NSW coach Laurie Daley hints at a return to State of Origin for former rugby league bad boy Blake Ferguson.