Jarryd Hayne remains open to a move to rugby union and, if the former NRL star and NFL player does shift to the 15-a-side game, he could line up against the Wallabies within months of doing so.
Parramatta forward Manu Ma'u has been unsuccessful in his bid to defend a dangerous throw charge at the NRL judiciary and will miss one match.
South Sydney is shopping Tom Burgess to rival clubs in an attempt to offload the English prop as part of a radical overhaul of its underperforming roster.
NSW coach Laurie Daley will be solely responsible for selecting his team for next year's State of Origin series, with the Blues unlikely to replace league Immortal Bob Fulton as a selection advisor.
Ricky Stuart's team is forcing many to stake notice and direct their attention down the Hume Highway.
One of Robbie Farah's closest confidantes has told him he has no option but to find another club for next season so as not to tarnish his Tigers legacy as the embattled hooker stubbornly delays shoulder surgery until the summer.
Trent Merrin will be with Penrith until at least the end of the 2020 NRL season, after the Panthers extended his contract with the club on Wednesday.
Sydney Roosters coach Trent Robinson has indicated out-of-favour playmaker Jackson Hastings is set to leave the Tricolours after the NRL season.
Robbie Farah's chances of reclaiming a spot in West Tigers' NRL team this week suffered a blow when he missed Wednesday's training with a calf injury.
The Wests Tigers should pay Robbie Farah whatever money he is owed, thus allowing everyone to get on with their lives.
The tortuous football journey of code-hopping super star Jarryd Hayne has taken yet another turn with the NSW Waratahs sensationally confirming they would not offer him a contract in 2017.
Canberra Raiders five-eighth Blake Austin isn't taking South Sydney lightly.
Joe Tapine has his sights set on representing his country as Raiders name unchanged 17.
The player's association has lashed St George Illawarra for their decision to stand down Tim Lafai and Siliva Havili, claiming the embattled club has failed to adhere to the "proper process" for such matters.
All the latest team news as the North Queensland Cowboys take on the Melbourne Storm in the match of the round.
A representative forward, dumped to reserve grade in a bid to force him out of the club after a fallout with the coach. Elijah Taylor knows better than most what Robbie Farah is going through.
St George Illawarra have stood down Tim Lafai and Siliva Havili indefinitely a day after both players were charged by police following a drunken night out in Wollongong on Saturday.
A desire to spend more time with his family was the simple catalyst for Cronulla veteran Michael Ennis' decision to retire at the end of the NRL season.
Canberra star Blake Austin has left the door open to playing for Wayne Bennett's England team, but says no-one has approached him about it.
South Sydney Rabbitohs were left fuming over a controversial bunker decision to deny them a late equalising try they believe cost them the game and potentially ended their poor season.