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Junior Paulo's post: "Thanks to the boys for having us tonight."

NRL stars dined out with bikies before bust

Parramatta players Corey Norman and Junior Paulo, as well as Penrith's James Segeyaro, dined out with a former Nomad bikie and an accused criminal before Norman was allegedly caught in possession of unknown pills on Friday night.

Why Griffin let Taylor leave Panthers

New start: Elijah Taylor trains with Wests Tigers.

Taylor was shunned from team training sessions for the final six weeks of his time at the club despite rejecting an offer to join the Sydney Roosters in round two in the hope of resurrecting his career at the Panthers.

Austin long odds for City Origin

Blake Austin of the Raiders runs the ball.

Canberra Raiders star Blake Austin appears no chance to line up for City Origin next week, with coach Ricky Stuart adamant three games in less than two weeks "isn't the best case scenario" for his five-eighth.