William Zillman and Josh Hoffman will have a three-week wait before either is confirmed as the Titans' first-choice fullback for 2015.
The North Queensland Cowboys have signed John Cartwright to a one-year contract to join their coaching staff as an NRL assistant coach.
Australia's biggest name in Olympic sport, Catherine Freeman OAM, has joined forces with the NRL to launch the 2015 Community Carnival.
Footy fans were given an insight into the thoughts of an NRL player when Manly forward Jesse Sene-Lefao answered questions on the official NRL Facebook page.
He was struggling to walk after a frenetic Auckland Nines final, but Cronulla Sharks veteran Chris Heighington still found time to praise his team's young guns.
The three-match series against the Australian Jillaroos at the NRL Auckland Nines was a dream a year in the making for the New Zealand Kiwi Ferns.
South Sydney have claimed the 2015 Dick Smith NRL Auckland Nines following an extra-time final which was finally ended by Matt King's golden try.
It was the weekend that had everything from flat tops to 'fros, from returning stars to young guns, and quality footy in January for the first time in ages.
South Sydney's victorious captain Issac Luke was thrilled to lead his team to the Auckland Nines title after missing the Rabbitohs' 2014 NRL Grand Final win.
Cronulla's coach and captain have praised the team after a superb defensive effort in the Auckland Nines final against South Sydney.