The NSW Blues have been named for the first game of the 2017 #Origin series.
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Adam and Luke MacDougall will return to the Rabbitohs? backline this weekend, with Shane Rigon starting at lock. Ben Rogers will start from the interchange bench.
Rabbitohs? Shannon Hegarty (shoulder arthroscope ? 8-10 weeks), Scott Geddes (torn pectoral muscle ? 4-6 weeks), Luke Stuart (ruptured ACL in knee - season), Ben Walker (knee ligament strain ? 1-2 weeks), Beau Champion (ankle ligament strain ? 2-3 weeks), Yileen Gordon (right plantar fascia tear ? 3-4 weeks), Stuart Webb (knee ligament strain ? 2-3 weeks), Joe Galuvao (achilles strain ? 1-2 weeks), Kane Cleal (meniscal tear in knee ? 3-4 weeks) and Mick Moran (ankle sprain and thumb fracture ? 5-7 weeks) were not considered for selection due to injury.
Squad: David Peachey, Luke MacDougall, Todd Polglase, Adam MacDougall, Nathan Merritt, John Sutton, Joe Williams, Peter Cusack (c), Shane Walker, Manase Manuokafoa, David Fa?alogo, Mark Minichiello, Shane Rigon Interchange: Jaiman Lowe, Paul Mellor, Ben Rogers, Shannan McPherson