Once the dust settles on a hugely disappointing semi-final loss in Townsville, 2015 will go down as a landmark season for the Cronulla Sharks.
Exposed by Brisbane in week one of the NRL Finals series, Cowboys hooker Jake Granville says he now understands the difference in finals football.
The Ipswich Jets have soared into the Intrust Super Cup grand final after overcoming a spirited PNG Hunters side 28-12 at Wynnum's Kougari Oval.
Form North Queensland fullback Lachlan Coote is using the pain of Penrith's doomed 2010 NRL finals campaign to drive his Cowboys title surge.
Warriors NYC coach Kelvin Wright says his side is building momentum at the right time of the season ahead of a Preliminary Final showdown against Penrith.
Star back-rower Aidan Guerra says the Roosters are expecting a State of Origin-type encounter in the NRL preliminary final against Brisbane.
Storm centre Will Chambers believes a weekend off ahead of their home preliminary final will be advantageous as a long season draws closer to the end.
At this time of year Billy Slater is used to being the centre of attention and every year at this very time we are reminded of his importance to the Storm.
In part one of his chat with NRL.com's William Botoulas, Storm coach Craig Bellamy discusses his side's run to the preliminary finals and coaching Generation Y.
He missed the tackle which led to Ben Hunt's match-winner, but Roosters five-eighth James Maloney isn't focusing on the past ahead of their preliminary final.