Sharks coach Shane Flanagan didn't want to single out any players after his side's big win over the Raiders, but he couldn't deny the quality of Jayden Brailey.
Rabbitohs halfback Adam Reyonlds' earlier-than expected return from appendix surgery wouldn't have happened unless he convinced his coach he was 100 per cent.
Manly fullback Tom Trbojevic proved again on Saturday night why he's seen as a star in the making, running 267 metres in Manly's 38-18 NRL loss to South Sydney.
The Sharks maintained their incredible recent record in Canberra with a crushing 42-16 win over the Raiders as Wade Graham's hat-trick stole the headlines.
Manly's captain and coach have refused to blame the absence of most of the club's prop forwards for a disappointing 38-18 loss at home to the Rabbitohs.
A rampant Cronulla Sharks side has stunned the Raiders 42-16 at GIO Stadium on Saturday night.
Being greeted pre-game by 17 Newcastle legends in the club's 30th season was the inspiration the Knights needed to end a 19-game losing streak.
Neil Henry says Titans trio Jarryd Hayne, Anthony Don and Karl Lawton are all set for time on the sidelines after suffering injuries against the Knights.
The Rabbitohs rebounded from last week's loss to trounce the Sea Eagles in style at Lottoland, with both fullbacks providing some hope for their teams.
Newcastle end their win drought at last, horror injury toll for Titans, a try of the year contender and a special moment for a couple of cousins.