As the Knights prepare to begin interviews for the coaching position next week, Garth Brennan, the man Wayne Bennett punted from the club three years ago, firms as a favourite to become his successor.
Manly boss David Perry has gone to the NRL over concerns rival clubs are illegally approaching his star players with inducements to break their current contracts.
Benji Marshall says he takes great pride in watching the development of Wests Tigers youngsters Luke Brooks and Mitchell Moses as he prepares to face his former teammates for the first time on Sunday.
Parramatta chairman Steve Sharp claims he was urged to take out an apprehended violence order against former teammate Terry Leabeater due to "constant, personal and intense" attacks as political infighting again rocks the wooden spooners.
NRL players could finally be comprehensively covered for serious injuries by the end of the month after they were presented with an insurance policy for their approval.