New South Wales skipper Paul Gallen has given his tick of approval to the 19-man squad named by coach Laurie Daley for Origin I.
With Corey Parker away on Origin duty, prop Adam Blair will lead Brisbane in Round 12 in a move that has been very popular with his teammates.
Sharks legend Andrew Ettingshausen believes the 2016 Cronulla side have the right ingredients to finally bring a maiden premiership to the Shire.
Roosters coach Trent Robinson was left disappointed by his side's inability to perform for the full 80 minutes yet again in their loss to the Bulldogs.
Origin aspirants did their claims no harms as the Dogs cruised past the error-riddled Roosters. The key talking points to come from 12-point win on Sunday.
After another star showing in his 250th NRL appearance, is Johnathan Thurston the greatest player rugby league has ever seen?
The Titans never held the lead until it mattered most on Sunday, with Penrith leading on four separate occasions yet finishing with a defeat.
Anthony Griffin was at a loss to explain the Panthers' 28-24 defeat to the Titans and said Tyrone Peachey's brain snap in the dying minutes summed up the game.
The Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs cruised to a 32-20 win over the Sydney Roosters at ANZ Stadium on Sunday thanks to a dominant opening 40 minutes.
Nathan Peats says he has moved on from his unceremonious Eels exit and was grateful for his first hit-out as a Titan in their 28-24 win over the Panthers.