Female footballers could be just three years away from deriving an income after the New South Wales Rugby League unveiled a raft of new participation opportunities for women in the sport.
Adrian Proszenko is Chief Rugby League Reporter.
Benji Marshall will be spared the ignominy of running out for feeder side Illawarra Cutters as his agent revealed the dumped Dragon still intends to continue his NRL career next season.
Corey Norman's off-field antics haven't cost him a place at Parramatta after the club officially locked in their playmaker on a $750,000 per season extension.
St George Illawarra veteran Benji Marshall looks to have played his last game in the NRL.
Parramatta are on a collision course with their major sponsor after Dyldam allegedly fell more than half a million dollars in arrears in its scheduled payments.
Corey Payne certainly attempted to shake things up in his short but eventful stint in rugby league administration.
Before he can fit back into an NRL jumper, Matthew Lodge must first demonstrate to others, and more importantly to himself, that he can fit back into the community.
The fallout from allegations surrounding controversial gambler Eddie Hayson continues to send shockwaves through the NRL after another contact, Roosters recruitment manager Peter O'Sullivan, was stood down.
The Roosters have suspended recruitment manager Peter O'Sullivan after the NRL advised the club it is investigating whether he is a fit and proper person for registration.
At some point in the not-too-distant future, there is every chance that Nathan Cleary and Mitchell Moses will be playing alongside each other in sky blue jerseys.