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SKIPPER Steve Price is heading into the unknown as he begins to sit out eight weeks of the New Zealand Warriors' NRL campaign.
THE prospect of losing rugged forward Neville Costigan has not fazed Queensland chairman of selectors Des Morris.
INCOMING NSW coach Craig Bellamy believes the Blues may have tried too hard to emulate Queensland's 'maroon passion' in recent Origin series.
WELLER Hauraki's voice softens when he recalls his brush with a bullet in Sydney's Kings Cross.
MELBOURNE back-rower Ryan Hoffman is "working around the clock" to ensure he's fit for this weekend's NRL clash with Cronulla at Olympic Park.
MELBOURNE have blasted the New Zealand Warriors for refusing to allow Brent Tate to defend Storm captain Cameron Smith for an alleged grapple tackle.
SOUTH Sydney centre Nigel Vagana has quashed speculation he's set to retire from the NRL.
HE is rated the NRL's best fullback by premiership-winning coach Craig Bellamy but Billy Slater isn't getting too excited about his form.
BULLDOGS skipper Andrew Ryan says his side will prepare for Sonny Bill Williams to play in Friday's clash with South Sydney with knee scans on Wednesday.
THE NRL has moved to outlaw shoulder charges in tackles where more than one defender is involved.
THE odds of Dragons coach Nathan Brown being the first NRL axed in 2008 have shortened dramatically following St George Illawarra's woeful season-opening loss.
CANBERRA Raiders representative forward Neville Costigan has been ruled out for six to eight weeks with a quadriceps strain.
MELBOURNE skipper Cameron Smith has become the second player to be charged with making a grapple tackle from the opening round of the NRL season.
PARRAMATTA five-eighth Feleti Mateo is free to play in Sunday's NRL match against the New Zealand Warriors.
THE Brisbane Broncos are battling a string of forward injuries three days out from their Good Friday clash with the Sydney Roosters.