Retiring co-captain Corey Parker will be officially farewelled by the Brisbane Broncos in their final match of the regular season.
Melbourne skipper Cameron Smith says referees should crack down on players who keep trying to milk penalties.
Brett Morris is ready to step into Will Hopoate's fullback role for Canterbury if they are scheduled to play on Sunday in week one of the finals.
Warriors centre Solomone Kata faces a week on the sideline for his dangerous throw on the Wests Tigers' Jordan Rankin.
The Roosters captain awakens a bear, Reynolds beats a bug and more in this week's NRL heroes & goats.
Senior Warriors players were at a loss to describe exactly how they managed to concede three late tries to lose their must-win Wests clash.
Star hooker Josh Hodgson knows he needs to play a more influential role for the Raiders in the absence of the injured Blake Austin.
Tigers centre Tim Simona says nothing would be sweeter than to make his New Zealand debut at the Four Nations in October.
One more week for the struggling Newcastle Knights, while for South Sydney their late season resurgence continued with a big win at Hunter Stadium.
Rabbitohs coach Michael Maguire has praised Adam Reynolds for playing so well against the Knights after being floored by a vomiting bug the night before.
Raiders coach Ricky Stuart has indicated he may rest some of the club's stars in the final regular season game of the year.
The NRL's final eight won't be decided until the last match of the regular season.