The Sharks have made it back-to-back victories in the Holden Cup with a dominant 38-4 win over the Dragons at Southern Cross Group Stadium.
Three South Sydney players are facing extended time on the sidelines with George Burgess, Hymel Hunt and Braidon Burns facing lengthy bans.
The Raiders and Wests Tigers have both confirmed their final 17 ahead of their Round 3 NRL Telstra Premiership clash at GIO Stadium on Sunday.
Knights coach Nathan Brown has renewed his calls for NRL teams to be allowed a reserve player to come in when players are ruled out mid-game through concussion.
Manly's upset victory over North Queensland at 1300SMILES Stadium on Saturday night has some telling statistics to go along with it.
Panthers coach Anthony Griffin was not convinced the better side won and preferred to focus on the positives following his side's loss to the Roosters.
Sydney Roosters coach Trent Robinson praised the effort of Michael Gordon after the veteran fullback played a pivotal role in the side's win against Penrith.
Newcastle coach Nathan Brown has supported referee Dave Munro's decision to sin-bin Knights skipper Trent Hodkinson at a crucial juncture of the loss to Souths.
Jason Nightingale says the local derby feeling will never go away when his St George Illawarra Dragons take on the Cronulla Sharks.
A restrained South Sydney coach Michael Maguire has opted not to give his thoughts on a brain explosion from prop George Burgess.