Wayne Bennett already has his name written in Dragons folklore. Now he stands to preside over the team that puts an end to a depleted St George Illawarra's hopes of scrambling into the top eight.
The drama around former star Jarryd Hayne has dominated the headlines - but the Eels aren't concerned.
While the board refused to make a call, not everyone was so reluctant to make their thoughts known.
The Storm have taken their game to new levels in 2017 with a mix of veteran champions, new stars and a fresh approach.
Furious Cronulla coach Shane Flanagan has taken aim at Broncos coach Wayne Bennett.
As usual, player contracts have managed to overshadow a match. But history will be made for both teams at Suncorp Stadium, while defeat could leave both vulnerable in the race for the finals.
Winger Anthony Don said it was just 'general chit-chat'.
The Broncos aren't concerned by their lack of power up front, with captain Darius Boyd saying they were trying to play bigger rivals to a standstill in the latter stages of the NRL season.
That's how you erase a last-round defeat. Brisbane said they would raise the intensity and the Titans just happened to be in their way, finding themselves on the end of a flogging at Robina.
The Brisbane coach says it's time to step it up a notch as desperate teams fight for their place in the NRL post-season.