Dragons forward Tyson Frizell, a late call up to the NSW squad says he is more than comfortable slotting straight into the left-side role.
Whether they are favourite moments of their own or ones they remember fondly as a fan, the game's modern stars have nominated their best Origin moments.
Today, a classic try from the early Origin era goes up against a Queensland legend capping an historic winning streak.
After weeks of speculation, Penrith have finally announced the signing of Kangaroos prop James Tamou until the end of the 2020 NRL season.
The Australian Wheelchair Rugby League Interstate Challenge takes part this Saturday and Sunday at the Sleeman Sports Complex in Chandler.
The NRL and clubs met today in Sydney to review a range of topics approaching the midway point of the 2016 Rugby League season.
Cooper Cronk has admitted that he went to bed on the Sunday prior to Origin I convinced his ankle injury would prevent him from playing.
Parramatta Eels coach Brad Arthur has all but confirmed veteran fullback Michael Gordon won't be at the club next season.
Queensland forward Jacob Lillyman says the disappointment of missing selection in Game One of this year's series spurred him on to work harder.
Greg Bird is set to reprise his role as an edge forward in the early stages of Holden State of Origin II with Blues debutant Tyson Frizell on the bench.