Queensland great Justin Hodges on Anthony Milford's inclusion in the Maroons side for Game One and how to get the best out of the livewire five-eighth.
Maroons coach Kevin Walters said his side are preparing to play without Johnathan Thurston, meaning Broncos five-eighth Anthony Milford will debut in Origin I.
NSW coach Laurie Daley says he needs to see prolonged periods of form before picking players, with Dragons prop Paul Vaughan missing out for Origin I.
New Blues captain Boyd Cordner spoke of the emotions he felt when informed by coach Laurie Daley that he'd captain NSW in the 2017 Origin series.
Some words of advice from his mother early in his career has given Wests Tigers half Jordan Rankin some much-needed perspective during a turbulent time.
Sea Eagles winger Akuila Uate on his move to the northern beaches of Sydney and his disappointing exit from Newcastle at the end of last season.
Billy Slater remains very much in contention to feature in the Kangaroos World Cup campaign at the end of the year despite being overlooked by Queensland.
NSW Origin coach Laurie Daley was shattered for Peter Wallace after a groin injury ruled the tough Panther out, but has backed Nathan Peats to do the job.
Halfback Mitchell Pearce has been recalled while Nathan Peats will make his State of Origin debut after New South Wales announced their team on Monday night.
Two former Maroons greats believe Queensland 18th man Johnathan Thurston is a good chance of taking on the Blues for the 37th time in a row.