Dogs' Brett Morris out of NRL for a month

Brett Morris will reportedly miss the start of the NRL season after knee surgery in December.

All Stars not about the money: Hodges

Retired great Justin Hodges says it will be narrow minded of the NRL if the All Stars concept is scrapped based on revenue.

Fittler reappointed City Origin coach

Reappointed City Origin coach Brad Fittler will go head to head with former Sydney Roosters teammate Craig Fitzgibbon in this year's City-Country clash.

Eels name Nines hero for Titans NRL trial

A slew of off-season signings will make their first appearances in Eels colours in Parramatta's NRL trial against Gold Coast in Alice Springs.

Meninga's feat won't be repeated: Hodges

Retired great Justin Hodges has claimed feats Queensland achieved under former State of Origin coach Mal Meninga 'will never be done again'.

NRL to experiment with new rules in trials

The NRL has determined that the ruck area is in need of urgent regulation and will experiment with differential penalties in this year's trial games.

Hastings is the future of NSW: Fittler

NSW State of Origin legend Brad Fittler has annointed Sydney Roosters prodigy Jackson Hastings as the future of the Blues.

Titans scramble to find trial players

Gold Coast coach Neil Henry has had little time to celebrate their NRL Auckland Nines success, scrambling to find players for two weekend trials.

Boyd may knock back captaincy: Hodges

Retired great Justin Hodges fears Darius Boyd may decline if Wayne Bennett offers him the Brisbane captaincy in order to avoid favouritism claims.

Eels working on Hayne return

Parramatta are devising plans to ensure they can re-sign Jarryd Hayne should he return to the NRL, with club boss Steve Sharp insisting: "we will make it happen".