ALL the ins-and-outs for this week's NRL action.
NEWCASTLE Knights coach Brian Smith has named his side that will back up against the Bulldogs this Sunday in their Round 8 clash at Telstra Stadium. Kick off is at 3:00pm, the match shown live on Channel 9.
COACH Brian Smith has not named skipper Andrew Johns in an extended 21-man squad to face the Dragons on Friday night.
THE winds of change are blowing through Newcastle. The first significant decision made by new coach Brian Smith was to sign virtually the entire competition dominating Jersey Flegg side of 2006 to senior contracts