While he freely admits his form isn't where he'd like it to be, Bulldogs halfback Trent Hodkinson believes he'll rise to the occasion if picked for NSW.
Titans forward Ryan James is keen to use the Round 10 clash with the Sharks as a chance to prove he's ready for Origin selection.
While he is an Origin bolter in every sense of the word, Tyson Frizell wouldn't look out of place swapping the Red V jumper for a sky blue one.
Newcastle coach Rick Stone says halfback Jarrod Mullen is a doubtful starter for Sunday's clash with the Tigers.
The VB NSW Cup resumed after representative honours with an explosive Round 9 of footy action full of major ramifications for the competition ladder.
After extending his stay at Red Hill for another year, rookie Broncos utility Kodi Nikorima says he just wants to be playing first grade every week.
Melbourne are bracing for a Saturday night blockbuster with a feminine touch as they get set to welcome the reigning premiers to AAMI Park.
Join in the discussion as teams name their line-ups for Round 10 of the 2015 NRL Telstra Premiership season.
NSW young guns start to fire, fullbacks galore at Brisbane and a try-scoring freak joins an elite club. The key stats from Round 9 of the Telstra Premiership.
A trio of Roosters and Melbourne stars as well as a fleet-footed New South Wales fullback contender headline NRL.com's Team of the Week for Round 9.