NRL referees boss Tony Archer has applauded the performance of grand final officials Matt Cecchin and Ben Cummins on Sunday.
Mal Meninga's recent trip has uncovered family secrets dating back more than a century.
The Australian Rugby League Commission has selected the following players to represent the Australian Kangaroos in the 2016 Four Nations tournament.
Roosters hooker Jake Friend, Sharks playmaker James Maloney and Penrith skipper Matt Moylan are the new players named, while Paul Gallen missed out.
Melbourne prop Jesse Bromwich will stay as Kiwi captain fulltime as the side gears up for this month's Test in Perth and their Four Nations campaign.
Andrew Voss rates the 2016 Telstra Premiership decider, takes a look at some of the key stats, has some praise for the NRL and looks ahead to the Four Nations.
Forgotten utility Aaron Whitchurch hopes a move from the centres into the second-row will revitalise his NRL career.
We look to next season at what the Knights, Roosters, Eels and Sea Eagles need to add to their roster and where they need to improve ahead of 2017.
A second grand final in five years was the reward for Melbourne's fantastic work all season, but they were unable to finish off with another premiership title.
Retiring hooker Michael Ennis will return to Cronulla for the 2017 NRL season in an advisory role.