Yet another sports talent hunt, NRL Dream, is to launch on pay television, this time on FOX Sports.
The 14 part series, as reported by the Daily Telegraph, will offer a $100,000 contract with either the Dragons, Roosters, Cowboys, Knights or Titans next March.
Players aged from 17 to 25 will be sought around the country and in PNG.
NRL coaches Wayne Bennett, Brian Smith, Neil Henry and John Cartwright will appear as judges, along with former State of Origin players Ben Ikin (pictured), Paul Harragon, Gorden Tallis and veteran winger Wendell Sailor.
FOX8 already broadcasts Football Superstar which searches for an A-League champion. So the next question is when the AFL will join the fray…
Source: Daily Telegraph