IT'S almost here - welcome to NRL Season 2012! Read on for top eight predictions from our team, links to all club season previews and a peek at what's ahead this week and this year!
CANTERBURY-BANKSTOWN Bulldogs head coach Des Hasler has offered up his famous locks in a unique charity initiative that will raise $100,000 for premier Bulldogs in the Community Partner Camp Quality.
THE Wests Tigers for the past few seasons have had the cattle to be premiership favourites, but have somehow found a way to butcher their prospects mid-season and have had to rely on a strong run to the finals to get themselves back in the hunt.
AT the Hunter Ports Newcastle Knights season launch today, the team to play St George Illawarra at Hunter Stadium next Thursday was announced.
WHO would have predicted in 2011 that the Vodafone Warriors Club would have all their three teams featuring in every Grand Final? A huge boost for the Club setting up the New Zealand based franchise well for season 2012.
HOW has this been allowed to happen?
THE Hunter Sports Group has signed a two-year sponsorship with online bookmaker sportsbet.com.au, who become the Official Betting Partner of the Newcastle Jets and Newcastle Knights.
PREMIERSHIP winning captain and one of the Newcastle Knight's most capped players, Paul Harragon, has been appointed to represent the Club at all NRL Chairman's meetings and events.
THE most accurate description of the Tricolours over the last few years has to be 'consistently inconsistent'...
THERE is only one thing Redfern craves more than a match of Rugby League and that is the right to sing Glory, Glory to South Sydney on September 30, 2012.
THE Australian Rugby League Commission has announced a change to the 2012 Telstra Premiership Finals Series at today's NRL Chief Executives' meeting in Sydney.
TERRY Campese has been named Captain of the Canberra Raiders for season 2012, with David Shillington and Brett White named Vice-Captains.
THE Intrust Super Cup's standing as one of the leading second-tier sporting competitions in the country has been further enhanced today by confirmation that Channel Nine's Wide World of Sports would broadcast live matches on Sundays at 2pm.
THE St George Illawarra Dragons have today announced that international winger Brett Morris has agreed to a three-year contract extension that will see him remain at the Club until at least the end of 2015.
WAYNE Bennett has moved on and Steve Price has begun his reign in the top job at St George Illawarra, trying to follow the coach who brought St George Illawarra their first premiership in 31 years.