With the draw for the 2017 season confirmed, there was plenty of activity online as fans and the 16 NRL clubs prepared for and reacted to the schedule release.
Sharks back-rower Luke Lewis has put pen to paper on a new one-year deal to remain with the premiers for the 2017 season.
NRL chief executive Todd Greenberg has lauded a reduction in five-day turnarounds and the introduction of 6pm Friday games in the 2017 NRL draw.
NRL.com have analysed the fixture list of all 16 clubs for the 2017 season to come up with a "toughness" rating for each team's draw.
The fixture list for the 2017 NRL Telstra Premiership season is out, giving a few early clues about which players will be value buys in the NRL next season.
With the 2017 NRL Telstra Premiership draw released, NRL.com analysed each club to give a quick snapshot of the important points in your club's fixture.
The reigning Premiers, the Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks will open the 2017 Telstra Premiership in a blockbuster match against the Brisbane Broncos.
History will be made when the 2017 NRL Telstra Premiership kicks off in March. Star players will square off against former teammates and coaches.
Take the support of your team on the road in 2017 and make some wonderful discoveries along the way as we countdown the best road trips of 2017.
Australia has reclaimed the world No.1 ranking after taking out the 2016 Four Nations tournament in dominant display, while Scotland have jumped to No.4.