The fans believe the Raiders will cause an upset in the grand final with the Green Machine holding a slight edge in the NRL.com poll after more than 43,000 votes have been cast.

Heading into the final few hours before kick-off, most think it will be a close contest with Raiders 1-10 the popular pick (45%) with only 8% tipping Canberra to win by a greater margin.

A total of 47% of votes are for the Roosters to win (23% for a 1-10 victory and 24% for an 11+ margin.

When it comes to the Clive Churchill Medal, Roosters star James Tedesco is the overwhelming favourite to add to his Wally Lewis Medal and Dally M Medal.

Front-rower Josh Papalii is the second-most popular pick after nearly 29,000 votes.

In the NRLW grand final poll, the fans are finding it almost impossible to split the Broncos and the Dragons but most fans think it will be a close margin either way.