Michael Chammas 7:00 PM There is a conspiracy theory that Cameron Smith gets away with murder and is somewhat of a protected species.
5:42 PM The team of the week as voted by the readers of Talkin' Teams and Ultimate League.
Jarryd Hayne Queensland didn't win that game as much as NSW lost it - they are the losses that cut the deepest.
Brian Smith has revived his coachng career yet again after agreeing to take over the reins at Super League club Wakefield.
Already without star Matt Moylan for six weeks, the Panthers are now holding their breath on the prognosis of five-eighth Jamie Soward.
The numbers are stacked in Mitch Rein's favour if he does find himself in a battle with Michael Ennis for the NSW No 9 jersey.
It's the unwanted half century the Canberra Raiders must turn around if they are to get their NRL season back on track.
Former NRL referees boss Bill Harrigan insists he "can't see what would be gained" by forcing referees to front the media.