It looms as long season with a World Cup at the end of the year, yet two of the Broncos' biggest stars are ready to embrace the year ahead.
Cheerleaders will no longer entertain Canberra fans as part of game-day entertainment during the 2017 NRL season.
Australian coach Rohan Smith says he is up for the challenge of restoring the fortunes of a new Bradford club and insists the bulk of the players are with him.
Just 50 kilometres will separate State of Origin preparations for both Queensland and New South Wales in 2017 with the Maroons also moving their training base.
Following a year of near misses, Wests Tigers prop Ava Seumanufagai believes his club is ready to go one better in 2017 and make the NRL finals.
There comes a time where a player or a coach has to lift to new heights for the sake of their club. Here's our top 10 that have a lot of expectations in 2017.
Melbourne say they've got the talent to cover the loss of code-hopper Marika Koroibete for the 2017 NRL season.
For the best part of a decade, rugby league fans have been treated to a new brand of footy by the best up-and-coming talent on the game's biggest stage.
Whether they have a whole season under their belt or a handful of games these are 10 of the NRL's hottest prospects set to play in their second season of NRL.
Dragons recruit Shaun Nona is yet to return to full training with the Red V following off-season ankle surgery, but is hopeful of forcing his way into the team.