It was a 'simple decision' to let Martin Taupau leave early according to the Wests Tigers, with the benefit being the added depth to their roster.
Former NSW forward Anthony Tupou has signed a two-year deal with Super League side Wakefield Wildcats.
Wests Tigers have today confirmed that Robbie Farah has informed the Club of his decision to relinquish the Captaincy ahead of the 2016 season.
Veteran Wests Tigers back-rower Dene Halatau has backed the player welfare system, and is happy to have re-signed with the club he won the 2005 NRL premiership.
The Cronulla Sharks have secured the services of ex-Parramatta Eel Joseph Paulo on a two-year-deal.
Familiar faces were few and far between as new signings, promoted under-20s rookies and returning Titans players took to the training paddock.
The NRL is making use of its player ambassadors and modern technology to take education and health messages to school students it could not otherwise reach.
Gold Coast Titans officials have confirmed that one of the club's longest serving players, Kevin Gordon, has played his last game for the club.
Wests Tigers coach Jason Taylor is comfortable with former skipper Robbie Farah's decision to see out his remaining contract.
Jamal Idris has been released from the final year of his contract with the Panthers, Executive General Manager Phil Gould announced on Monday.