CHAMPION Brisbane five-eighth Darren Lockyer has been urged to stop playing for several weeks by one of the country's most qualified physiotherapists.
DARREN Lockyer's role in Friday's NRL blockbuster against Melbourne is a mystery after Brisbane ruled out PJ Marsh and braced for the loss of Justin Hodges.
RELATIONS between Brisbane and NRL premiers Melbourne have soured again following a decision by young talent Israel Folau to head home next year.
PROMISING forward Ashton Sims has credited some sobering words of wisdom from Brisbane coach Wayne Bennett for his smashing start with his new NRL club.
COACH Wayne Bennett revealed he was surprised by Brisbane's flying start to the NRL season after the Broncos crushed the Cowboys 36-2.
BOOKMAKERS across the country have shut down betting on tonight's NRL clash between Brisbane and North Queensland.
BRISBANE have called on former judiciary boss and lawyer Jim Hall to defend Karmichael Hunt at Wednesday night's NRL judiciary hearing.
BRING it on - that was Broncos chief executive Bruno Cullen's blunt response to Friday night's collision of NRL and AFL codes.
BRISBANE plan to use the Roosters' Braith Anasta as their star witness to clear representative fullback Karmichael Hunt of a careless high tackle charge.
DARREN Lockyer could again be spared the heat of an expected fiery opening in Brisbane's NRL showdown with the Sydney Roosters.