Manly coach Geoff Toovey is hoping his "busted" squad can find the will to win in the club's 1,500th ever premiership match against the Cowboys.
He has been hospitalised for a number of days with a bout of tonsilitis but Titans fullback Josh Hoffman expects to see Greg Inglis lead the Rabbitohs.
Parramatta forward Richard Fa'aoso will escape suspension with an early plea after he was cited by the NRL match review committee.
Holden State of Origin just seems to get bigger every year and in 2015, for the first time since 2006, it is NSW who head in looking to retain the shield.
He has carried the wisdom of legendary Maroon front-rowers since 2006 and now Nate Myles says he must take responsibility for ushering in the next generation.
As a 2015 State of Mind ambassador, Broncos and Maroons star Darius Boyd wants to help those dealing with depression and increase mental health awareness.
This year's State of Origin campaign represents the dawning of a new era, but the new bulls have not forgotten the work done by some Blues stalwarts.
The Knights will be focused on containing the Baby Broncos and not former coach Wayne Bennett on his first trip back to the Hunter.
The State of Origin stand alone debate heats up, rugby league showcases its best and worst, the Cowboys break a club record and the Tigers look to evolve.
He was a member of one of the earliest incarnations of the 'Baby Broncos' in 2003 but now David Stagg has been asked to guide the latest generation of Broncos.