There are only six rounds to go in the Holden Cup and while the Panthers have all but locked up the Minor Premiership, there is still plenty to play for.
The hooker injury crisis at the Titans has worsened with Kierran Moseley struck down by appendicitis as Nathan Peats races the clock to be fit to face Cronulla.
Manly find themselves in a similar situation to 2015 approaching the NRL finals, but Daly Cherry-Evans is hoping for a different result.
Canberra skipper Jarrod Croker says South Sydney's desperation and unpredictability make them a dangerous side ahead of their NRL clash.
Is their truth in the old adage that with every win you are one game closer to a loss? The Titans are ready to end the streak when they take on the Sharks.
Playing without Johnathan Thurston is less of a problem than it ever has been for North Queensland, but here's the thing… they are facing the Melbourne Storm.
The Raiders are enjoying a rare run in the NRL top four and won't want to give that away against a Souths side battling some awful recent form.
The Sydney Roosters' Sio Siua Taukeiaho and Brisbane Broncos' Corey Parker go head-to-head in Round 21 of the NRL Telstra Premiership.
With injury doubts surrounding key NRL Fantasy players and the head-to-head league finals looming it's another crunch week of trades for NRL Fantasy coaches.
Sea Eagles back-rower Jamie Buhrer says he's loving life back on the field after injuries saw him spend the bulk of the past two seasons on the sidelines.