We saw on Sunday night just how much things can change in two weeks.
Billy Slater came to the defence of his playing group, declaring Queensland “will be proud of their team” despite a claim the Maroons’ 44-12 loss on Sunday was an “embarrassment”.
Brad Fittler stacked his New South Wales team with Panthers, so it shouldn't be a surprise that the Blues played the Penrith way in their thumping Origin victory.
Whether it was a controversial sin binning or just some Nathan Cleary brilliance that made the difference, here are the five key talking points as New South Wales won State of...
Jake Trbojevic has delivered one of the most complete performances in recent memory from a middle forward after being recalled into the Blues side.
Nathan Cleary responded to his critics with a stunning performance in New South Wales’ 44-12 win over Queensland.