PARRAMATTA hooker Mark Riddell is rated a "fifty-fifty" chance of overcoming a rib injury in time for Saturday's NRL clash with North Queensland.
PARRAMATTA coach Michael Hagan will leave Nathan Hindmarsh to make the final decision on whether he plays on Friday night following the death of his father.
WELLER Hauraki's voice softens when he recalls his brush with a bullet in Sydney's Kings Cross.
PARRAMATTA five-eighth Feleti Mateo is free to play in Sunday's NRL match against the New Zealand Warriors.
PARRAMATTA coach Michael Hagan has warned his players not to get carried away with the hype following their spectacular start to the 2008 NRL season.
EELS fullback Luke Burt says premiership expectations are being felt at Parramatta, but the NRL contenders are more than capable of dealing with the pressure.
PARRAMATTA coach Michael Hagan says suspended trio Jarryd Hayne, Weller Hauraki and Junior Paulo are not guaranteed immediate returns to the NRL next week.
PARRAMATTA officials say they have few issues with star halfback Tim Smith being intoxicated in the early hours of Saturday morning.
PARRAMATTA NRL officials are disappointed but will take no action against a group of players spotted drinking into the early hours of Saturday morning.