Future of Wests Tigers coach Mick Potter may be determined by whether the team makes the final eight.
A bitter fued has errupted between Wests Tigers captain Robbie Farah and Gorden Tallis over claims by the former great that Farah had told him Mick Potter "couldn't coach".
Manly have one hand on the minor premiership but coach Geoff Toovey won't let his side contemplate for a second, any thoughts of holding the JJ Giltinan Shield aloft just yet.
Like a rudderless ship, a depleted Warriors side showed they are nothing without Shaun Johnson, going down 22-12 to table-topping Manly in an arm wrestle at Mt Smart Stadium on Saturday.
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Rugby league’s ultimate survivor Wayne Bennett has managed his longevity because of his emphasis on things away from the football field, according to those closest to him.
Manly board spokesman Phil Sidney has called for calm between the warring factions at Brookvale, believing all the remaining key players can finish their careers at the club if they are prepared to work with management.
The NRL will consider overhauling the way teams are announced to prevent the trading of inside information as part of sweeping reforms to protect the integrity of the code.
The Bulldogs were well and truly out for redemption but the Cowboys proved too strong at ANZ Stadium.
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