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Host Darcie McDonald is joined by former NRL winger Josh Mansour to bring you your daily dose of NRL conversation. The team give you context and depth beyond the headlines in this footy conversation that's equal parts thoughtful, insightful and fun.

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Host Darcie McDonald is joined by former NRL winger Josh Mansour to bring you your daily dose of NRL conversation. The team give you context and depth beyond the headlines in this footy conversation that's equal parts thoughtful, insightful and fun.

    NRL Daily - Connor Watson's Wow moment

    NRL Daily - Connor Watson's Wow moment

    Connor Watson has his own segment on the ABC's NRL coverage - his Wow moment of the weekend. But his whole journey over the last 18 months qualifies as a real Wow moment. He told Andrew Moore and the team how he was being advised to take a UK contract, came back from a wheelchair to reserve grade at the start of the season to pulling on a New South Wales jersey a few months later. 

    • 14 min
    NRL Daily - Billy is the Boss

    NRL Daily - Billy is the Boss

    The Maroons are confident they will wrap up this year's State of Origin series in Melbourne in Game 2 knowing they can play far better than they did against the 12 man Blues in Game 1. Winger Xavier Coates is loving working coach Billy Slater and still can't believe the depth of knowledge the relatively inexperienced coach has amassed. Coates told Andrew Moore and the team that they haven't paid much attention to the raft of changes the Blues have made and have just been focused on what they need to do.

    • 10 min
    The kids are alright

    The kids are alright

    Things are looking bright for the future of rugby league with the young stars shining in last night's U19s men's and women's Origin games. And at just 23 years of age, Stephen Crichton is showing leadership qualities beyond his years at both the Bulldogs and the NSW Blues. 

    • 21 min
    Is it time to feel good about the Tigers?

    Is it time to feel good about the Tigers?

    The news just keeps on getting better for the Wests Tigers with Adam Doueihi re-signing with the club and Josh and Darcie discuss the importance of his signature. The Dolphins have also re-signed one of their stars, Jeremy Marshall-King until 2028. 

    • 23 min
    Will Dragons Cook with fire in 2025?

    Will Dragons Cook with fire in 2025?

    Veteran Rabbitohs hooker Damien Cook is set to join the Dragons in 2025. Josh and Darcie discuss his impact on the Red V and how Shane Flanagan has turned them around. Round 16 sees surprising returns with Tevita Pangai Junior back in the NRL and Ryan Papenhuyzen returning from injury. Plus, where will Manly use Tom Trbojevic?, the Eels narrow their coaching search to three, and will Michael Maguire stay if the Blues lose next Wednesday?

    Why Slater axed super sub Selwyn

    Why Slater axed super sub Selwyn

    Billy Slater has made two changes to his team for next Wednesday's clash with the Blues, including dropping Selwyn Cobbo from the bench. Darcie and Josh review the changes and discuss who Queensland might target. Meanwhile, Michael Maguire responds to reports that Blues debutant Joseph Sua’ali’i's high shot on Reece Walsh was intentional. Plus, Luke Keary's retirement reversal, the Rabbitohs finding form, and why the Broncos are outside the top 8.

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