Brisbane halfback Ben Hunt‘s “mild” hamstring strain has turned out worse than first thought, and will see him miss 6-8 weeks.
Titans coach Neil Henry said the second tier salary isn’t working, after seeing Tyler Cornish leave the club, citing home-sickness.
The Eels have lost fullback Bevan French for up to six weeks after he injured his PCL at training.
Former Parramatta boss Scott Seward has been charged with fraud for his involvement in the Eels’ salary cap scandal.
The Tigers may yet release five-eighth Mitchell Moses, but it won’t be before they play the Eels in Round 7.
The Cowboys are optimistic that half Johnathan Thurston will miss “weeks rather than months“, after injuring his calf in his side’s loss to the Tigers.
The Broncos have emerged as late favourites to snare off-contract Cronulla utility Jack Bird.