Cowboys hooker Jake Granville is reportedly close to inking a three-year extension to remain in North Queensland.
From the same game, Storm forward Sam Kasiano is also facing a one-match suspension, for dangerous contact on Johnathan Thurston.
The Titans are confident backrower Kevin Proctor won’t miss any further time, despite aggravating a groin injury in his side’s loss to the Roosters.
Despite Tariq Sims, Ben Hunt and Jack de Belin all failing to finish his side’s loss to the Panthers, Paul McGregor says that all will be available for Origin, if selected.
Panthers forward Jack Hetherington is facing his second suspension in just five NRL games, with a one-match ban looming for a leg pull on Dragons forward Paul Vaughan.
The Sharks are hopeful of re-signing backrower Jason Bukuya in the coming weeks, while awaiting decisions on the playing futures of teammates Luke Lewis and Paul Gallen.
Tigers coach Ivan Cleary has refused to rule out the possibility of Bulldogs fullback Moses Mbye arriving at Concord this year, saying that the team is “always looking for good players“.