NEWCASTLE'S habit of starting poorly will be put to the test on Saturday as the Knights face ladder leaders Gold Coast.
BENJI Marshall's bid to play in next month's Centenary Test is expected to face the ultimate examination Sunday.
SYDNEY Roosters players fear a two-game losing streak could cost them individually with selectors picking the Australian and NSW City and Country teams.
PROP Jason King might be the biggest player in the Manly NRL team, but he easily goes unnoticed. This year, however, he's keen to step into the light.
SYDNEY Roosters star Braith Anasta says a loss to St George Illawarra on Friday would ruin the club's impressive start to the NRL season.
CRONULLA captain Paul Gallen has vowed to clean up his game after fearing he'd lost his greatest honour in rugby league.
TITANS chief executive Michael Searle has offered support for struggling Parramatta halfback Tim Smith as he battles with bipolar disorder.
IT'S been lauded as one of the greatest tries by a prop but Sydney Roosters front rower Mark O'Meley wasn't impressed.
INCUMBENT Kangaroos forward Brent Kite believes he is finally rediscovering his form and hopes selectors have taken notice.
IT might be hard for some Dragons fans to accept, but St George Illawarra's Jason Ryles is the form front rower in the NRL.