Nathan Brown has cut two players from his squad ahead of the nib Newcastle Knights’ Round 9 clash against Canterbury-Bankstown.
Jamie Buhrer and Mason Lino have been left out of the side.
Jesse Ramien remains in the mix to return from a shoulder injury.
Coach Brown will confirm his final 17 one hour prior to kick-off on Saturday.
1. Kalyn Ponga, 2. Edrick Lee, 3. Hymel Hunt, 4. Sione Mata'utia, 5. Shaun Kenny-Dowall, 6. Connor Watson, 7. Mitchell Pearce, 8. David Klemmer, 9. Danny Levi, 10. Daniel Saifiti, 11. Lachlan Fitzgibbon, 12. Mitch Barnett, 13. Tim Glasby. Interchange: 14. Kurt Mann, 15. Herman Ese'ese, 16. James Gavet, 17. Josh King, 19. Pasami Saulo, 21. Jesse Ramien
Saturday, May 11
Knights v Bulldogs at Suncorp Stadium, 3pm