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    2017 NRL PLAYER RUMOURS & SIGNINGS

    An overview of the Player movements within the NRL

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    BRISBANE BRONCOS

    GAINS: Korbin Sims (Newcastle Knights - 2018) Jack Bird (Cronulla Sharks - 2020)

    LOSSES: Ben Hunt (St George Illawarra Dragons) Benji Marshall (Wests Tigers) Jai Arrow (Gold Coast Titans) Herman Ese'ese (Newcastle Knights) Tautau Moga (Newcastle Knights) Francis Molo (Released) Mitchell Dodds (Released) Travis Waddell (Released)


    RE-SIGNED: Joe Boyce (2017) Travis Waddell (2017) Corey Oates (2018) Josh McGuire (2021) Andrew McCullough (2021) Anthony Milford (2021) David Mead (2018) Kodi Nikorima (2020) Joe Ofahengaue (2019) James Roberts (2021) George Fai (2019) Alex Glenn (2019) Jordan Kahu (2020) Jonus Pearson (2019)


    OFF CONTRACT: Joe Boyce, Darius Boyd


    CANBERRA RAIDERS

    GAINS: Dunamis Lui (St George Illawarra Dragons - 2018) Dave Taylor (2017) Erin Clark (New Zealand Warriors - Mid Season - 2019) Liam Knight (Sydney Roosters - Mid Season - 2019) Michael Oldfield (Penrith Panthers - Mid Season - 2018) Charlie Gubb (New Zealand Warriors - 2018) Sam Williams (Wakefield - 2019)

    LOSSES: Jarrad Kennedy (Released) Edrick Lee (Cronulla Sharks - Pre Season) Shaun Fensom (Pre Season - North Queensland Cowboys) Jordan Turner (Huddersfield Giants - Mid Season) Zac Santo (New Zealand Warriors - Mid Season) Adam Clydsdale (Cronulla Sharks - Mid Season) Jeff Lima (Retirement) Dave Taylor (Toronto Wolfpack) Lachlan Croker (Released)


    RE-SIGNED: Kurt Baptiste (2018) Jordan Rapana (2019) Jack Wighton (2020) Joseph Leilua (2020) Jarrod Croker (2020)


    OFF CONTRACT: Kato Ottio, Scott Sorenson



    CANTERBURY BULLDOGS

    GAINS: Richard Kennar (Melbourne Storm - 2018) Rod Griffin (Wests Tigers - 2017) Aaron Woods (Canterbury Bulldogs - 2021) Kieran Foran (New Zealand Warriors - 2020) Fa'amanu Brown (Cronulla Sharks - 2019)

    LOSSES: Tony Williams (Cronulla Sharks) Lloyd Perrett (Manly Sea Eagles) Josh Reynolds (Wests Tigers) Sam Kasiano (Melbourne Storm) Craig Garvey (Released) Michael Lichaa (Released) Tyrone Phillips (Released) James Graham (St George Illawarra Dragons)


    RE-SIGNED: Aiden Tolman (2020) Will Hopoate (2020) Marcelo Montoya (2020) Adam Elliott (2020) Kerrod Holland (2020) Reimis Smith (2019) Danny Fualalo (2019)


    OFF CONTRACT: Andy Saunders, Chase Stanley



    CRONULLA SHARKS

    GAINS: Daniel Mortimer (Gold Coast Titans - 2017) Jeremy Latimore (Penrith Panthers - 2017) Tony Williams (Canterbury Bulldogs - 2017) Edrick Lee (Canberra Raiders - Pre Season - 2018) James Segeyaro (Mid Season - 2018) Ava Seumanufagai (Wests Tigers - 2019) Josh Dugan (St George Illawarra Dragons - 2021) Aaron Gray (South Sydney Rabbitohs - 2019) Adam Clydsdale (Canberra Raiders - Mid Season - 2017)

    LOSSES: Jacob Gagan (Newcastle Knights) Ben Barba (French Rugby) Jack Bird (Brisbane Broncos) Fa'amanu Brown (Canterbury Bulldogs) Manaia Cherrington (New Zealand Warriors - Mid Season) Gerard Beale (New Zealand Warriors) Jeremy Latimore (St George Illawarra Dragons)


    RE-SIGNED: Chris Heighington (2017) Luke Lewis (2017) Sosaia Feki (2019) Wade Graham (2019) Matt Prior (2020) Chad Townsend (2020) Valentine Holmes (2020) Andrew Fifita (2022) Kurt Capewell (2019) Paul Gallen (2018) Luke Lewis (2018) Joseph Paulo (2018)


    OFF CONTRACT: Adam Clydsdale, Chris Heighington, Sam Tagatese, Tony Williams



    GOLD COAST TITANS

    GAINS: Kevin Proctor (Melbourne Storm - 2020) Daniel Vidot (Salford Red Devils) Joe Greenwood (St Helens) Dale Copley (Sydney Roosters - Mid Season - 2018) Jai Arrow (Brisbane Broncos - 2020) Brenton Lawrence (Manly Sea Eagles - 2019)

    LOSSES: Lachlan Burr (Bradford Bulls) Daniel Mortimer (Cronulla Sharks) Jed Cartwright (Penrith Panthers) Brian Kelly (Manly Sea Eagles) Matt Srama (Retirement) David Shillington (Retirement) Zeb Taia (St Helens) Leivaha Pulu (New Zealand Warriors) Chris McQueen (Wests Tigers) Chris Grevsmuhl (Released) Tyler Cornish (Released) Daniel Vidot (Released)


    RE-SIGNED: Ryan James (2020) Konrad Hurrell (2019) Jarryd Hayne (2018) Karl Lawton (2020) Nathan Peats (2020) Morgan Boyle (2020) Paterika Vaivai (2018)


    OFF CONTRACT: Eddy Pettybourne, Tyrone Roberts, Ryan Simpkins, William Zillman



    MANLY SEA EAGLES

    GAINS: Curtis Sironen (Wests Tigers - 2018) Brian Kelly (Gold Coast Titans - 2019) Lloyd Perrett (Canterbury Bulldogs - 2019) Jackson Hastings (Sydney Roosters - 2018) Toaofoa Sipley (New Zealand Warriors - 2019) Kelepi Tanginoa (Parramatta Eels - Mid Season - 2017)

    LOSSES: Josh Starling (Newcastle Knights) Brayden Williame (Catalans Dragons - ESL) Kevin Locke (Sunshine Coast Falcons) Matt Parcell (Leeds Rhinos) Steve Matai (Retirement) Brett Stewart (Retirement) Brenton Lawrence (Gold Coast Titans) Nate Myles (Melbourne Storm - Mid Season)


    RE-SIGNED: Addin Fonua-Blake (2020) Frank Winterstein (2019) Brad Parker (2019) Jorge Taufua (2019)


    OFF CONTRACT: Kelepi Tanginoa



    MELBOURNE STORM

    GAINS: Nate Myles (Manly Seas Eagles - 2017) Robbie Rochow (Mid Season - 2017) Sam Kasiano (Canterbury Bulldogs - 2020) Patrick Kaufusi (North Queensland Cowboys - 2019) Ryan Hoffman (New Zealand Warriors - 2018)

    LOSSES: Kevin Proctor (Gold Coast Titans) Richard Kennar (Canterbury Bulldogs) Tohu Harris (New Zealand Warriors) Jordan McLean (North Queensland Cowboys) Cooper Cronk (Unknown) Dean Britt (South Sydney Rabbitohs - Mid Season) Robbie Rochow (Wests Tigers) Matt White (Retirement)


    RE-SIGNED: Jesse Bromwich (2020) Kenny Bromwich (2020) Joe Stimson (2019) Dale Finucane (2021) Christian Welch (2019) Felise Kaufusi (2018) Will Chambers (2020) Nelson Asofa-Solomona (2019) Brodie Croft (2020) Brandon Smith (2022) Jahrome Hughes (2019) Suliasi Vunivalu (2020) Josh Addo-Carr (2021)


    OFF CONTRACT: Slade Griffin, Jeremy Hawkins, Nate Myles, Mark Nicholls, Billy Slater



    NEW ZEALAND WARRIORS


    GAINS: Tohu Harris (Melbourne Storm - 2021) Leivaha Pulu (Gold Coast Titans - 2020) Manaia Cherrington - Mid Season - 2018) Zac Santo (Canberra Raiders - Mid Season - 2018) Gerard Beale (Cronulla Sharks - 2020) Peta Hiku (Penrith Panthers - 2020)

    LOSSES: Ben Matulino (Wests Tigers) Kieran Foran (canterbury Bulldogs) Tuimoala Lolohea (Wests Tigers - Mid Season) Erin Clark (Canberra Raiders - Mid Season) Toaofoa Sipley (Manly Sea Eagles) Manu Vatuvei (Salford - Mid Season) Charlie Gubb (Canberra Raiders) Matt Allwood (Released) Ryan Hoffman (Released) Jacob Lillyman (Released) Bodene Thompson (Released)

    RE-SIGNED: Shaun Johnson (2019) James Gavet (2020) Blake Ayshford (2019) Ata Hingano (2020) Mason Lino (2019) Charnze Nicoll-Klokstad (2019) Ligi Sao (2019) Patrick Sipley (2018)

    OFF CONTRACT: Albert Vete


    NORTH QLD COWBOYS

    GAINS: Shaun Fensom (Canberra Raiders - 2018) Jordan McLean (Melbourne Storm - 2020) Te Mairie Martin (Penrith Panthers - 2019) Carlin Anderson (Brisbane Broncos - 2019)

    LOSSES: Ben Hannant (Retirement) Kalyn Ponga (Newcastle Knights) Ray Thompson (Retirement) Patrick Kaufusi (Melbourne Storm)

    RE-SIGNED: Jason Taumalolo (2027) Matt Scott (2019) Kyle Feldt (2020) John Asiata (2020) Johnathon Thurston (2018) Gavin Cooper (2019) Scott Bolton (2019) Gideon Mosby-Gela (2019) Kyle Laybutt (2018)

    OFF CONTRACT: Ben Spina


    PARRAMATTA EELS


    GAINS: Kirisome Auva'a (2018) Will Smith (Penrith Panthers - 2017) Suaia Matagi (Penrith Panthers - 2018) Frank Pritchard (Hull FC - 2017) Kane Evans (Sydney Roosters) Mitchell Moses (Wests Tigers - Mid Season - 2019) Nathan Davis (Gold Coast Titans - 2017) Willis Meehan (2017)

    LOSSES: Danny Wicks (Retirement) Semi Radradra (French Rugby) James Hasson (Released) Kelepi Tanginoa (Released) Bureta Faraimo (Released) Jeff Robson (Retirement) Isaac De Gois (Retirement)


    RE-SIGNED: Clint Gutherson (2019) Tim Mannah (2019) Tepai Moeroa (2019) Will Smith (2018) Nathan Davis (2018) Cameron King (2018) David Gower (2018) George Jennings (2018)


    OFF CONTRACT: John Folau, Willis Meehan, Rory O'Brien, Frank Pritchard, Honeti Tuha, Matt Woods


    PENRITH PANTHERS

    GAINS: Jed Cartwright (Gold Coast Titans - 2019)

    LOSSES: Will Smith (Parramatta Eels) Jeremy Latimore (Cronulla Sharks)
    Zak Hardaker (Castleford Tigers - ESL) Suaia Matagi (Parramatta Eels) Malakai Watene-Zelezniak (Wests Tigers - Mid Season) Samisoni Langi (Released) Te Mairie Martin (North QLD Cowboys) Peta Hiku (NZ Warriors) Zach Dockar-Clay (Hull KR - ESL) Michael Oldfield (Canberra Raiders - Mid Season)


    RE-SIGNED: Moses Leota (2019) Waqa Blake (2019) Dallin Watene Zelezniak (2020) Dean Whare (2022) Viliame Kikau (2019) Sione Katoa (2020)


    OFF CONTRACT:



    SOUTH SYDNEY RABBITOHS

    GAINS: Dane Gagai (Newcastle Knights - 2021) Dean Britt (Melbourne Storm - Mid Season - 2018)

    LOSSES: Bryson Goodwin (Leigh Centurions) Robbie Rochow (Melbourne Storm - Mid Season) Aaron Gray (Cronulla Sharks) Anthony Cherrington (Released) Luke Kelly (Released) Dane Nielsen (Released) David Tyrrell (Released)


    RE-SIGNED: Zane Musgrove (2020) Tom Burgess (2019) Kyle Turner (2019) Alex Johnston (2020) John Sutton (2018)


    OFF CONTRACT:



    ST GEORGE ILLAWARRA DRAGONS

    GAINS: Ben Hunt (Brisbane Broncos - 2023) James Graham (Canterbury Bulldogs - 2020) Jremy Latimore (Cronulla Sharks - 2018)

    LOSSES: Dunamis Lui (Canberra Raiders) Adam Quinlan (Hull KR) Russell Packer (Wests Tigers) Josh Dugan (Cronulla Sharks) Taane Milne (Wests Tigers) Mose Masoe (Hull KR) Tyrone McCarthy (Salford Red Devils) Shaun Nona (Released) Drew Hutchison (ESL)


    RE-SIGNED: Luciano Leilua (2018) Jacob Host (2020) Euan Aitken (2020) Jack De Belin (2020) Gareth Widdop (2021) Paul Vaughan (2021) Tim Lafai (2020) Kurt Mann (2019) Jason Nightingale (2018)


    OFF CONTRACT: Levi Dodd, Kalifa Faifai Loa, Yaw Kiti Glymin, Siliva Havili, Jake Marketo, Will Matthews, Josh McCrone



    SYDNEY ROOSTERS

    GAINS: James Tedesco (Wests Tigers - 2021)

    LOSSES: Ian Henderson (Retirement) Jackson Hastings (Manly Sea Eagles) Dale Copley (Gold Coast Titans - Mid Season) Kane Evans (Parramatta Eels) Paul Carter (Released - Mid Season) Aidan Guerra (Newcastle Knights) Shaun Kenny-Dowall (Released) Liam Knight (Canberra Raiders - Mid Season)


    RE-SIGNED: Eloni Vunakece (2018) Jared Waerea-Hargreaves (2020) Connor Watson (2018) Dylan Napa (2019) Ryan Matterson (2019) Mitchell Pearce (2019) Daniel Tupou (2021) Michael Gordon (2018) Mitch Cornish (2018) Blake Ferguson (2018)


    OFF CONTRACT: Brenden Santi, Zane Tetevano, Johnny Tuivasa-Sheck



    WESTS TIGERS

    GAINS: Ben Matulino (New Zealand Warriors - 2020) Malakai Watene-Zelezniak (Penrith Panthers - 2018 - Mid Season) Russell Packer (St George Illawarra Dragons - 2021) Tuimoala Lolohea (New Zealand Warriors - Mid Season) Josh Reynolds (Canterbury Bulldogs - 2021) Mahe Fonua (Hull FC - 2019) Corey Thompson (Widnes Vikings - 2019) Taane Milne (St George Illawarra Dragons - 2019) Chris McQueen (Gold Coast Titans - 2020) Benji Marshall (Brisbane Broncos - 2018) Robbie Rochow (Melbourne Storm - 2019)

    LOSSES: Curtis Sironen (Manly Sea Eagles) Rod Griffin (Canterbury Bulldogs) Tim Simona (Sacked) Aaron Woods (Canterbury Bulldogs) Ava Seumanufagai (Cronulla Sharks) James Tedesco (Sydney Roosters) Mitchell Moses (Parramatta Eels - Mid Season) Jordan Rankin (Huddersfield Giants - Mid Season) Matt Ballin (Retirement - Mid Season) Joel Edwards (Released) Justin Hunt (Released) Jamal Idris (Released) Jack Littlejohn (Released) Kyle Lovett (Released)


    RE-SIGNED: Josh Aloiai (2019) Luke Brooks (2019) David Nofoaluma (2021) Jacob Liddle (2019) Michael Chee-Kam (2019) Matt McIlwrick (2019) Tim Grant (2018) Kevin Naiqama (2018) Elijah Taylor (2020) Matt Eisenhuth (2019)


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    Titans are starting to build a very strong squad.
     
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    Proctor is the type of player we really needed
     
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