"If I didn't get abused three or four times a game, I wasn't playing" Ricky Stuart says on-field spat nothing unusual.
Eamonn Tiernan is a sports reporter with The Canberra Times
Canberra Raiders big man Shannon Boyd returns for a crucial clash against the Brisbane Broncos.
The Canberra Raiders want a Northbourne Oval high performance centre built by end of next year.
Canberra Raiders extended coach Ricky Stuart's contract until the end of the 2020 NRL season.
Caberra Raiders coach Ricky Stuart concedes his team must start winning tight games or miss finals.
State of Origin player ratings: Queensland Maroons
The Raiders are determined to not let the Manly under the skin at Brookvale Oval on Sunday.
England's Elliot Whitehead says international teams are united on a potential World Cup boycott.
Blues great Glenn Lazarus says Queensland would have picked Jarrod Croker a dozen times by now.
Raiders legends Glenn Lazurus and Jason Croker call for Shannon Boyd and Junior Paulo NSW debuts.