NRL Fantasy Files: 24/2/16
A full wrap of the day's important NRL Fantasy news that could impact your Fantasy selections.
- South Sydney, England and World All Stars prop Thomas Burgess (FRF, $355,000) is set to be sidelined for six weeks, opening the door for Paul Carter or Nathan Brown to force their way into the Rabbitohs 17 for Round 1. The news is better for halfback Adam Reynolds, however. Read more.
- Titans recruit Zeb Taia (2RF, $358,000) is free to play in Round 1 after accepting an early guilty plea for his dangerous throw charge, and is set to play the full 80 minutes each week for his new club. Read more.
- One of the best fullbacks in the game starts the year at an affordable $295,000, and Billy Slater says he is "pretty confident" he'll be good to go for the Storm's Round 1 clash with the Dragons. Read more.
- Raiders centre Joseph Leilua (CTR, $270,000) says he's feeling fit after dropping eight kilograms in pre-season training, and has also worked on his tackling technique after spending much of the late rounds of 2015 suspended. Read more.