Josh Hoffman said his starring role in the Titans' win over the Dragons was a step in the right direction after being told he was free to head elsewhere.
Ex-NRL player James Segeyaro has made a bright start to his Super League career, earning praise for his role in Leeds' win over Wigan.
St George Illawarra coach Paul McGregor said NSW rep Tyson Frizell was one of very few Dragons who could hold their head up after his side's loss to the Titans.
The Gold Coast Titans put forth one of their best NRL Telstra Premiership performances of the year by putting the St George Illawarra Dragons to the sword.
Brisbane have been dealt another blow as they look to get their season back on track on Saturday night with back-rower Matt Gillett out through injury.
Despite their Round 19 opponent's season continuing to spiral out of control, Panthers players are focusing on returning to form against the luckless Eels.
The NRL's push for players to prepare for life after football has reached new heights with impressive numbers emerging from Wednesday's under-20s Origin match.
The Titans have jumped into the top eight at the expense of the Dragons, the side they defeated comprehensively at UOW Jubilee Oval on Friday night.
The Dragons and Titans have both confirmed their final 17 ahead of their Round 19 NRL Telstra Premiership clash at UOW Jubilee Oval on Friday night.
In this week's Friday Fever Brad Fittler, Matt Elliott and Bill Woods discuss the big issues to come from Origin III, preview Round 19 and much more.