In the final round before the byes begin it was a week of big scores in NRL Fantasy, with an unlikely top scorer and a string of solid performances.
Wendell Sailor believes Corey Oates is poised to write his own legend and become one of Queensland's greatest ever wingers.
New South Wales debutant Dylan Walker was shocked when informed of his State of Origin debut by coach Laurie Daley on Sunday.
It is exactly one year ago to the day that Tyrone Phillips made his NRL debut for the Bulldogs after being drafted into the squad as cover for Chase Stanley.
Dragons fullback Josh Dugan thought his State of Origin dreams were dashed after he hyperextended his left elbow during week's loss to the Rabbitohs.
Eels coach Brad Arthur is hopeful neither a shoulder injury nor treatment for personal issues will prevent star halfback Kieran Foran from playing next week.
New Storm centre Ryan Morgan had mixed feelings after helping his new club to a win against his old Parramatta teammates on Monday night.
The Storm did what they usually do on Monday night, refusing to give their opponents an inch and slowly grinding them out of the game.
Parramatta's season is all but over after going down to the high flying Storm 18-6 at Pirtek Stadium on Monday night.
The confirmed team lists for the Eels and the Storm as they clash at Pirtek Stadium on Monday night.