EELS fullback Luke Burt says premiership expectations are being felt at Parramatta, but the NRL contenders are more than capable of dealing with the pressure.
MELBOURNE star Israel Folau may have priced himself out of a move to Sydney, according to Bulldogs chairman George Peponis.
SOUTH Sydney executive chairman Peter Holmes a Court has offered an olive branch to end the simmering feud with NRL rivals Sydney Roosters.
CANBERRA chief executive Don Furner says the future of Todd Carney is central to the Raiders plans for 2008.
PARRAMATTA coach Michael Hagan says suspended trio Jarryd Hayne, Weller Hauraki and Junior Paulo are not guaranteed immediate returns to the NRL next week.