So much has changed since their last meeting in Round 1, but the records are certainly in favour of the Rabbitohs ahead of this Thursday night blockbuster.
They've got the NRL salary cap space but Gold Coast are not be in the market for NSW hooker Robbie Farah, coach Neil Henry says.
Broncos forward Matt Gillett has rejected the notion that losses to the competition heavyweights threatens to derail the Broncos premiership push.
Andrew Voss gives his views on the changing permutations at the top and bottom of the NRL ladder, and asks if Danny Buderus should be Newcastle coach.
Greg Inglis and Elijah Taylor are among some big names joining the casualty ward in a massive week for those NRL Fantasy coaches still in the running.
Injured Cowboys stars James Tamou and Michael Morgan are both in better shape than first feared, but are still no closer to knowing when they will be back.
Wayne Bennett has been preaching a sermon of consistency and performance since the Broncos' heavy opening round defeat against the Rabbitohs.
There are significant changes ahead for the Titans, who will play their last home game for the season against the Dragons in Round 25.
The door is once again ajar for the Sharks to earn themselves a top four berth after Melbourne's upset loss to the Knights on Monday.
Tigers skipper Robbie Farah has been given permission by the NRL club to play elsewhere in 2015 despite being under contract.