Newcastle Knights coach Nathan Brown lamented his side's inability to stop Penrith's lethal go-forward around the ruck during their 40-0 loss to the Panthers.
Raiders coach Ricky Stuart says star hooker Josh Hodgson won't be risked next Saturday against the Eels if a sternum injury proves to be any more than bruising.
At 18 years of age and in his fourth game in the NRL, Nick Cotric had no right to have even been thinking about trying to intercept a Matt Gillett flick pass.
Brisbane Broncos hooker Andrew McCullough has become the youngest forward in the history of the game to reach the 200-game milestone.
Broncos coach Wayne Bennett has admitted it took him too long to realise that winger Jordan Kahu was and still is the best field-goal kicker at the club.
It was a conversation with Anthony Griffin that had the newest Panthers debutant Corey Harawira-Naera jumping up and down earlier this week.
After overcoming shoulder surgery through the off-season, prop Siosaia Vave is ready to make his Parramatta debut against one of his former clubs, Cronulla.
Penrith's big men roll forward, Newcastle's disappointment, and a rare play-the-ball error. Key points from the Panthers' big win over the Knights on Friday.
Hunt steps up, McCullough creates history. Key talking points to come from Brisbane's narrow win over Canberra at a soggy Suncorp Stadium on Friday night.
A field goal from Broncos winger Jordan Kahu has proved the difference as Brisbane edged Canberra by one point at Suncorp Stadium on Friday night.