Brett Morris is 33 now, but his defensive effort on Braidon Burns and Alex Johnston for the Sydney Roosters on Friday night was the stuff of men half his age.
Gold Coast coach Justin Holbrook has challenged his pack to lift after the Titans slumped to a 36-6 NRL loss to North Queensland - their 14th straight defeat.
North Queensland coach Paul Green is convinced Valentine Holmes is almost back to his best after impressing in their 36-6 NRL win over Gold Coast.
Gold Coast have been left to rue their bold decision to target Jason Taumalolo after the Tongan juggernaut sparked North Queensland's 36-6 NRL win.
A quicker game helped James Tedesco show off his best as the Sydney Roosters got their first win of the year with a 28-12 victory over South Sydney.
Scott Drinkwater and Jake Clifford have combined to help spark North Queensland's 36-6 NRL win over a hapless Gold Coast Titans on Friday night.
Brisbane centre Kotoni Staggs will miss next Thursday's visit by Sydney Roosters after taking an early plea on a grade two careless high tackle charge.
Cronulla Sharks fullback Matt Moylan is a good chance to make his NRL return against the Wests Tigers at Bankwest Stadium on Saturday.
Cronulla coach John Morris is excited for Josh Dugan's NRL return on Saturday for the Sharks against the Tigers after a difficult pre-season with injury.
Cronulla coach John Morris is yet to hear from Bronson Xerri after the 19-year-old was provisionally suspended from the NRL for a positive sample.
An extraordinary build-up to their NRL return is nearly over for the nomadic Warriors, who will try to shut out any emotion before they face the Dragons.
Melbourne coach Craig Bellamy says skipper Cameron Smith's game smarts will give them an advantage in their first NRL match under the six-again ruck rule.
Canberra coach Ricky Stuart has spoken of the battle faced by the NRL club to retain the services of reigning Dally M second-rower of the year John Bateman.
Knights coach Adam O'Brien is thankful to have the experienced Mitchell Pearce pulling the strings as his side copes with the NRL's new rules.
A combined national audience of more than 1.3 million on Thursday watched the NRL become the first Australian sport to emerge out of the COVID-19 lockdown.
Parramatta coach Brad Arthur isn't viewing his team's upcoming five-game NRL run at Bankwest Stadium as the big advantage others may see.
Brisbane coach Anthony Seibold is facing a backrower shortage after captain Alex Glenn had surgery to patch up a "deep laceration" to his leg.
The NRL's decision to hastily introduce a radical six-again rule has drawn its detractors - but veteran coach Wayne Bennett isn't one of them.
Parramatta have maintained their perfect start as the 2020 NRL season resumed with a comprehensive 34-6 win over Brisbane at Suncorp Stadium.