South Sydney back-rower Kyle Turner is set to play his first NRL game since undergoing spinal surgery on a career-threatening injury.
An experienced dummy-half gets one over his younger counterpart, a star playmaker's untimely injury, Melbourne's Kiwi connection, and the Broncos roll on.
South Sydney's Aaron Gray and Bryson Goodwin are quietly confident of retaining their places, despite the impending return of Kirisome Auva'a.
Looking like a new man since his return from Origin, South Sydney captain Greg Inglis's form of late is a "double lucky charm" according to Dylan Walker.
Newcastle Knights took one step forward and several steps back as South Sydney ran riot on a night where Rabbitohs captain Greg Inglis and his team stood tall.
The Rabbitohs put on a clinic against a poor Knights side at ANZ Stadium on Saturday, with Greg Inglis and Dylan Walker scoring hat-tricks in a thrashing.
Premiers South Sydney face Newcastle this weekend aiming to win back-to-back games for the first time since round 13.
Only Greg Inglis's devastating best every week will be enough for South Sydney to win back-to-back premierships says Greg Alexander.
South Sydney are looking to consolidate their place in the top four, Newcastle to avoid the wooden spoon, both teams need to win this clash at ANZ Stadium.
After a strong start to the season, injuries played their part in disrupting the Rabbitohs' year. Back on track, the premiers face a tough run to the finals.