Brisbane's Josh McGuire and Canterbury's James Graham go head-to-head in Round 24 of the NRL Telstra Premiership.

Brisbane's Josh McGuire and Canterbury's James Graham go head-to-head in Round 24 of the NRL Telstra Premiership.

The sixth-placed Broncos and fourth-placed Bulldogs are very evenly matched when it comes to scoring and conceding tries.

The Broncos have scored 83 tries so far this season, while the Bulldogs have scored 84. Brisbane have conceded 67 tries, one more than the Bulldogs who have conceded 66 tries so far this season.

A Bulldogs victory on Thursday night will go a long way to securing a top four spot going into the finals, while the Broncos will be looking over thier shoulders if they lose at home.