Just on the coverage Stu, and some credit where it's due, both the Fairfax and News online versions have NRC articles today, either self-sourced or from the wires..
I don't recall him doing anything supremely outstanding Comrade, but he certainly played. And it was only a week after the U20s NRL final, which he also played..
I had that thought initially Daws, that it's a shame they had to miss out, but if they played the Semi, then they'd have missed the final anyway. So at least by missing both, it doesn't disrupt teams the week before the Final - both teams next week will essentially be settled..