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Wayne Bennett axes Brisbane Broncos' co-captain system, wants Darius Boyd and Russell Packer at Brisbane Broncos

Phil Lutton Wayne Bennett has arrived home, pledging to help return the aura to his Brisbane Broncos and confirming this would be the final stop in his storied coaching career.

Newcastle Knights star Darius Boyd released from mental facility

Newcastle star Darius Boyd has checked out of a Sydney mental health facility following treatment for depression but won't play again this NRL season.

Darius Boyd completes treatment for depression and won't play again for Newcastle Knights

Wayne Bennett and Darius Boyd

Brett Keeble Though the Knights have not confirmed it publicly, Boyd will not return to Newcastle next season to complete the final year of the four-year contract.

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Darius Boyd could follow Wayne Bennett to Brisbane

Darius Boyd

Brad Walter Darius Boyd is tipped to follow Wayne Bennett to Brisbane next season but Joey Leilua has told Newcastle officials he doesn't intend to invoke a get-out clause in his contract if the seven-time...

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Newcastle Knights Darius Boyd admitted to mental health clinic to treat depression

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Brett Keeble Newcastle Knights fullback Darius Boyd has been admitted to a mental health clinic in order to seek treatment for depression.

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League will rally around Darius Boyd, says Cory Paterson

Empathy: Wests Tigers forward Cory Paterson has battled the black dog of depression.

Brad Walter and Andrew Wu Cory Paterson believes Darius Boyd's recent off-field antics may have been a "cry for help" and expects the Newcastle international to receive greater support in his battle with depression than he...

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Wayne Bennett defends Darius Boyd as star checks into rehab

Wayne Bennett and Darius Boyd

Brett Keeble On the same day Darius Boyd checked himself into a Sydney mental health clinic seeking treatment for depression, Knights coach Wayne Bennett described the troubled Queenslander as the most...

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Darius Boyd to quit Newcastle Knights leaving door open for return to Brisbane Broncos

Darius Boyd will definitely leave the Knights at season end.

Brett Keeble Knights fullback Darius Boyd is no certainty to follow coach Wayne Bennett back to the Brisbane Broncos but he will leave Newcastle at the end of this season.

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Darius Boyd struggling to light up the Newcastle Knights

Newcastle Knights fullback Darius Boyd watches on from the bench during the round-one clash with Penrith.

Robert Dillon He represented Australia last weekend, was Newcastle’s 2013 player of the year and is apparently destined to finish with a career record that ranks alongside the all-time greats.

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Darius Boyd unhappy at late payments at NRL side Newcastle

Stepping back: Darius Boyd is among Knights players who haven't been paid.

Michael Carayannis Newcastle's star fullback Darius Boyd is refusing to fulfil his off-field obligations as the club's payment woes threatens to derail the Knights' season.

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Newcastle Knights star Darius Boyd faces long spell out with hamstring tear

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Brett Keeble Newcastle Knights fullback Darius Boyd faces an extended stint on the sidelines after being diagnosed with a grade-two hamstring tear, and playmakers Kurt Gidley and Tyrone Roberts remain under a...

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Meninga has high hopes for a bruised Darius Boyd

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - MAY 26: Darius Boyd of the Knights is pulled down during the round 11 NRL match between the New Zealand Warriors and the Newcastle Knights at Mt Smart Stadium on May 26, 2013 in Auckland, New Zealand.  (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)

Phil Lutton The Queensland coach Mal Meninga says Boyd has until Friday to prove his fitness.

Coach Wayne Bennett back at Brisbane Broncos, and immediately senses the pressure to succeed

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Phil Lutton Returning NRL coach Wayne Bennett commands Golden God status in his temple at Red Hill but even he was not promising miracles for the Broncos as he takes command of his old club heading into the 2015...

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South Sydney Rabbitohs rookie Alex Johnston looms as bolter for Australian Kangaroos' Four Nations team

Prolific scorer: Alex Johnston goes over for the Rabbitohs in their qualification final win over Manly on Friday night.

Michael Carayannis South Sydney's Alex Johnston is on the verge of becoming the least experienced Australian player in more than a decade with the Rabbitohs winger emerging as a Kangaroos bolter.

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Canberra Raiders coach Ricky Stuart says NRL salary cap isn't working

Jon Tuxworth Ricky Stuart has urged the NRL to look at other options to help battling teams bring in marquee talent.

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Brisbane-bound Raider Anthony Milford shrugs off NRL salary investigation

Moving north: Canberra Raider Anthony Milford was interviewed by the NRL.

Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raider Anthony Milford says he has nothing to be concerned about after the Brisbane Broncos-bound star met with NRL salary-cap investigators last week.

Paul Aiton could end up stuck between a rock and a hard place

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Steve Mascord Former Cronulla hooker Paul Aiton has not been asked to choose between playing at Wembley and a career-ending suspension, according to his club Leeds.

Sam Kasiano ruled out for rest of the NRL season

Out: Bulldogs prop Sam Kasiano.

Adrian Proszenko Canterbury's premiership chances have taken a hit after prop Sam Kasiano was ruled out for the rest of the season.

Eight years in the NRL: How your team fared in the 16-team competition

The Titans have struggled to make a big impact since joining the comp in 2007.

Michael Chammas Since the Gold Coast Titans joined the competition in 2007, most teams have been on a rollercoaster ride in search of success.

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Broncos coach Anthony Griffin shows Wayne Bennett what his men can do

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 23: Ben Barba of the Broncos celebrates after scoring a try during the round 24 NRL match between the Brisbane Broncos and the Newcastle Knights at Suncorp Stadium on August 23, 2014 in Brisbane, Australia.  (Photo by Bradley Kanaris/Getty Images)

Robert Dillon Anthony Griffin might be out of a job at the end of the season and his team still need a minor miracle to reach the NRL play-offs.

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