Penrith are headed back to the finals and a win over a depleted Manly side could move Anthony Griffin's men to as high as sixth on the ladder.
Back-rower Isaah Yeo believes the bond he and his fellow Panthers stars share will benefit them ahead of the first finals campaign of their young careers.
Panthers coach Anthony Griffin believes Peter Wallace exhibits similar control over a game to Storm and Kangaroos skipper Cameron Smith.
Griffin fumes at a 'dumb half of football', appraisal of Hayne's return to No.1, Wallace continues to grow in new role and Moylan the man yet again.
Panthers players were brought down to earth following their one-point win over Gold Coast with prop Reagan Campbell-Gillard taken to hospital.
A field goal from Panthers captain Matt Moylan with barely minutes remaining has confirmed Penrith's spot in the top eight following their win over Gold Coast.
A depleted Panthers Holden Cup outfit did enough to claim their 17th win of the season, downing the Titans at Cbus Super Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
The Titans and Panthers have both confirmed their final 17 ahead of their Round 25 NRL Telstra Premiership clash at Cbus Super Stadium on Saturday night.
Titans forward Ryan Simpkins believes his side have been steeled for a must-win clash by walking the finals tightrope for the past month.
All the injury news and likely team changes heading into Round 25 of the NRL Telstra Premiership season.