If Antonio Winterstein can't make it back for round one of the NRL, the Cowboys have Kalyn Ponga waiting in the wings.
Wests Tigers coach Jason Taylor was pleased with his side's final hit-out despite going down narrowly to a lacklustre North Queensland outfit 18-16.
Warrington coach Tony Smith has urged his players to give their supporters a night to remember by beating Brisbane.
Tim Simona's uncertain future in the NRL has opened the door for Jamal Idris to make his anticipated return in round one.
Wests Tigers fullback James Tedesco made a successful return for the Tigers but it was the Cowboys who prevailed 18-16 in Friday night's trial in Campbelltown.
Former Penrith tackle machine Elijah Taylor says his mid-season switch to Concord last year was an eye-opener as he unleashed his rarely-seen attacking skills.
Forgotten Melbourne forward Mark Nicholls is aiming to return to the NRL in 2017 after nearly two years between appearances in the top grade.
Ricky Stuart admits he's been surprised by the rapid rise of English hooker Josh Hodgson, who will captain the Raiders in the absence of Jarrod Croker.
In 2017 Brad Fittler and his Hogs For The Homeless tour, supporting Father Chris Riley's Youth Off The Streets, will once again hit the streets of NSW.
The NRL has issued a notice of intention to cancel the registration of Wests Tigers player Tim Simona, related to alleged breaches of gambling rules.