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Lodge signs new deal with Broncos

(AAP Image/Darren England) Controversial prop Matt Lodge says the Brisbane fans' acceptance helped convince him to stay at the NRL club and sign a new two-year Broncos deal. Lodge, 23, has resisted the temptation to follow the man who threw him an NRL lifeline - Wayne Bennett - to South Sydney and...

Oates re-signs with Broncos for 2019

(AAP Image/Darren England)  Any doubts over Corey Oates' allegiances have been dismissed after the Queensland winger re-signed with Brisbane for another NRL season. In a shot in the arm for new coach Anthony Seibold, Oates has resisted the temptation to follow Wayne Bennett to South Sydney and inked a new deal for...

The best of Wayne Bennett's presser

(AAP Image/Dean Lewins) THE BEST OF WAYNE BENNETT'S FIRST PRESS CONFERENCE AS SOUTH SYDNEY NRL COACH: ON HIS RABBITOHS WELCOMING "Sam (Burgess) gave me a cuddle. I'm sorry Tom and George weren't here. They'd have cuddled me too." ON HOW HE FELT WEARING SOUTHS' FAMOUS MYRTLE AND GREEN "It's a bit mixed. Mixed good. I...

Origin unrealistic at my age: NQ's Barba

(AAP Image/Michael Chambers) Queensland's No.1 jersey may be up for grabs but Ben Barba has all but ruled himself out of contention, admitting State of Origin is an unrealistic goal at the age of 29. Former Dally M Medallist Barba is available for Origin selection in 2019 after returning from the UK...

Bennett eyes fairytale Broncos NRL finish

(AAP Image/Glenn Hunt) Not everyone gets the fairytale finish. But the farcical NRL coach swap saga has once again proved that what Wayne Bennett wants, he usually gets. Bennett did not rule out signing off with Brisbane next year with an NRL premiership after dropping the bombshell that he would remain at Red...

NRL swap gathering pace at Broncos

(AAP Image/Glenn Hunt) The on-again, off-again coaching swap is gathering momentum once more with speculation Wayne Bennett will reveal his future to Brisbane players on Friday morning. Bennett is believed to have called in all Broncos players for a 12 noon AEDT meeting with speculation rife the long-time Brisbane mentor will officially...

Smith a certain Storm starter for NRL 2019

(AAP Image/Hamish Blair) Melbourne say there's no question that Cameron Smith will be playing for the Storm next year's NRL. Smith is on an extended family holiday, spending Christmas overseas, which leaves just a few days before his scheduled return to training at the club on January 3. But Storm football manager Frank...

Pearce pitch key to Klemmer's Knights deal

(AAP Image/Darren Pateman) David Klemmer has revealed that Mitchell Pearce's pitch was key to him signing a five-year deal which looks set to transform the Knights into NRL top eight contenders. Klemmer has signed a five-year contract reported to be worth $4.3 million after securing a release from Canterbury. After learning that the...
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