Premiership intensity will hit the Titans a fortnight early with Sam Burgess set to play his first game of rugby league in close to 18 months in a trial game.
Star Cowboys youngster Coen Hess says he is ready to take on more responsibility as the Queensland under-20s start plotting how to break the Blues' dominance.
As vital as Damien Cook's signature may be to the Rabbitohs' fortunes in 2016, he could be just a crucial to the development of rival hooker Cameron McInnes.
The NRL today announced the appointment of Rebekah Horne as Chief Digital Officer.
Dragons half Benji Marshall is focused on making the most of the 2016 season, with his future at the club beyond this year in doubt due to salary cap pressure.
Versatility can be both a blessing and a curse but Broncos utility Kodi Nikorima is embracing his Mr Fix-It role as the NRL's new interchange rule looms.
They might be one of the biggest packs in the NRL, but an intense pre-season training regime has Des Hasler's forwards ready for more work in 2016.
The next NRL CEO must have knowledge and a love of rugby league, and will help grow the game internationally according to ARLC Chairman John Grant.
Speaking at the Charity Shield launch, Souths coach Michael Maguire insists any feud between owner Russell Crowe and five-eighth Luke Keary is very much over.
Cowboys prop Matt Scott says there's no reason why he won't be near his best this time next month as the premiers travel to the UK to face Leeds.