A disruptive 2016 has Canberra's Blake Austin primed to regain the form that earned him the Dally M Five-Eighth of the Year award just two seasons ago.
New Manly recruit Curtis Sironen admits he wasn't putting in the same level of desperation at former club Wests Tigers once he got complacent in first grade.
Sea Eagles youngster Brian Kelly could be in line to fill the boots of Manly veteran Steve Matai in the opening round of the NRL against Parramatta.
Brisbane face each of last year's top four in the opening month of the NRL season, but captain Darius Boyd can see the silver lining.
Damaging Manly prop Addin Fonua-Blake has set himself some lofty goals at both NRL and representative level for 2017.
Castleford has maintained their unbeaten start to the Super League season with a 30-22 victory over Warrington.
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As they enter their 20th season in the competition, the Melbourne Storm are considered one of the powerhouse clubs in Australian sport.
The North Queensland Cowboys have signed experienced forward Shaun Fensom from the Canberra Raiders on a two-year deal.
The Newcastle Knights are excited to announce halfback Trent Hodkinson will captain the club in 2017.