There have been new starts before at the Brisbane Broncos, but new coach Anthony Seibold has a real chance of clear air after the final chapter in Wayne Bennett's long history with the club, writes Quentin Hull.
The Newcastle Knights confirm 22-year-old prop Jacob Saifiti has broken his leg after an altercation at a Newcastle hotel on Sunday morning.
Acknowledging the off-season "circus" at Brisbane and South Sydney, incoming Broncos coach Anthony Seibold vows to move on after the dramatic sacking of Wayne Bennett.
Valentine Holmes has reportedly decided he wants to leave the Sharks and make a shot of a career in the NFL, but to do so he will need to add weight and speed to his arsenal, Australian pioneer Colin Scotts says.
Canberra Raiders player Jack Wighton walks free after pleading guilty to several charges over an alcohol-fuelled brawl in the city centre earlier this year.
Canberra Raiders player Jack Wighton expresses remorse over an alcohol-fuelled fight earlier this year, saying he wants to sit his victims down, "look them in the eyes and apologise".
The musical chairs involving the Broncos and Rabbitohs continues, with Souths coach Anthony Seibold confirmed as the man in charge at Red Hill from 2020.
Michael Maguire will coach the Wests Tigers in the NRL next season after the club releases Ivan Cleary to join the Penrith Panthers.
South Sydney confirms the seven-time premiership coach will take charge at Redfern from 2020, as speculation mounts over a possible role swap at the Broncos with current Rabbitohs mentor Anthony Seibold.
Johnathan Thurston decries an inability to defend himself and his teammates under club orders during the 2004 gang rape scandal that rocked the Canterbury Bulldogs.