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The Forward Pass: Could this be Melbourne’s new home ground?

Melbourne coach Craig Bellamy has requested the NRL move all the Storm's away games to Suncorp Stadium from 2018. 'The boys love Lang Park, how many other teams constantly smash the Broncos on their home ground? We'd rather play our...

Where does the future of Magic Weekend stand?

With speculation over where next year’s Magic Weekend will be held growing, I take a look at four possible venues that could host the event in 2018.  Newcastle The city of Newcastle has hosted the event for the past three years and...

The Future Stars of Origin

With Origin III just around the corner, the team changes for an injury depleted Queensland are a hot topic in the Rugby League community; Melbourne back Cameron Munster will debut for the Maroons in the decider with injuries to...

Manly allegations set to reignite conversation around salary cap

http://gty.im/692084988 If allegations of salary cap breaches at Manly, or any other club currently being probed, are substantiated in the future, they might just become the dumbest club in the history of the game. In every case of systematic salary cap...

Why the NRL should take games away from ANZ

http://gty.im/612076302 So this is an easy one. Crowds just aren't showing up to ANZ Stadium. Week after week two teams meet in front of a largely empty stadium sucking the ambience out of a match no matter how important or...

Ben Hunt vs DCE – was the right choice made?

The selection of Ben Hunt in the Queensland side for the Game III decider against New South Wales reeks of pure Broncos bias. Ben Hunts’ form since his error ridden Grand Final performance in 2015 against North Queensland has...

Cas and Red Devils ready to shatter the glass ceiling

Super league is 21 years old this season. With Sky Sports money, a salary cap and all clubs employing full time players, one would expect the title to have been in the hands of plenty of clubs. Instead, the...

Who is the best option to replace Johnathan Thurston?

Who is Queensland’s best option to replace Johnathan Thurston? How do you replace one of the best players of all time? It’s not easy to do, just ask Anthony Milford. But as head towards the third and final State of...

Finest Origin series of modern era poised for thrilling finale

Queensland’s victory in Origin two will go down as one of the finest in recent memory. After the first game of the series, all the talk was centred around why the Blues were on the verge of a series...

Top 10 Signings of season 2017: Part One – The Comeback Kings

We're half-way through the National Rugby League season.  There's been some great signings for 2017 with some wonderful transformations by switching clubs.  Here's a look at ten to six in the first part of this series. 10 Akuila Uate After poor...

Why Paul Green is right to derail the Hess Express

Over the past fortnight, Cowboys premiership winning coach Paul Green has copped criticism by declaring forward prodigy Coen Hess, not ready for the demands of State of Origin football. In what’s to be another unpopular opinion, I share these same...

2017 mid-season predictions

Embed from Getty Images Now that we've reached the halfway mark of the season, it is time we took stock of the first 14 rounds of the Telstra premiership and began forecasting what is to come at the back-end of...

Queensland’s Loyalty Formula In Need Of Drastic Re-Write

For over a decade the Queensland State of Origin team has prided itself on loyalty. A tried and tested formula once reknown for its long running success, is in need of a drastic re-write. After a comprehensive 28-4 loss...

Possible Storylines after Origin I

Every Origin game is as important as the last and the possible consequences of winning or losing could shape the future of some players at Origin level.  We take a look at some of the stories that could come...

Time for the NRL to ‘fix’ Origin period scheduling

The greatest problem with the State of Origin series isn't the game being played on a Wednesday night. Each year, for three rounds, we see teams that would normally be favourites to win a match, be reduced to a B Grade...
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