NSW TEAM OF THE WEEK | Round 6

Each week of the NRL season, the NSWRL.com.au staff writers will have their say on the round's best performing New South Welshmen. These are based entirely on the opinions of the writers and do not necessarily reflect the views of the NSWRL or the selection process for the Brydens Lawyers NSW Blues. Captaincy is awarded based on that week’s on-field performance and is not based on club captaincy or leadership qualities.

1 –  Matt Dufty
Club: St. George Illawarra Dragons; Origin appearances: 0; 2018 TOTW selections: 1.

Two tries, three line-breaks, three tackle-breaks, 11 runs, 144 total metres.

2 –  David Nofoaluma
Club: Wests Tigers; Origin appearances: 0; 2018 TOTW selections: 0.

Seven tackle-breaks, 13 runs, 140 total metres.

3 –  Latrell Mitchell
Club: Sydney Roosters; Origin appearances: 0; 2018 TOTW selections: 0.

One try, one line-break, six tackle-breaks, one line-break assist, one offload, 8 tackles inc. 0 missed tackles, seven runs, 87 total metres.

4 –  Euan Aitken
Club: St. George Illawarra Dragons; Origin appearances: 0; 2018 TOTW selections: 2.

One try, one line-break, three tackle-breaks, one offload, 16 tackles, 12 runs, 102 total metres.

5 –  Josh Addo-Carr
Club: Melbourne Storm; Origin appearances: 0; 2018 TOTW selections: 1.

Two tries, one line-break, seven tackle-breaks, one offload, 14 runs, 101 total metres.

6 –  James Maloney
Club: Penrith Panthers; Origin appearances: 9; 2018 TOTW selections: 1.

Two line-breaks, one try-assist, one line-break assist, five tackle-breaks, one offload, 13 tackles, 18 runs, 211 total metres, 11 points.

7 –  Luke Brooks (C)
Club: Wests Tigers; Origin appearances: 0; 2018 TOTW selections: 1.

One try, two try-assists, one line-break, two line-break assists, five tackle-breaks, one offload, 10 tackles, nine kicks, 188 kick metres, 19 runs, 137 total metres.

8 –  Paul Vaughan
Club: St George Illawarra Dragons; Origin appearances: 0; 2018 TOTW selections: 2.

One try, one line-break, two tackle-breaks, one offload, 26 tackles, 14 runs, 103 total metres.

9 –  Damien Cook
Club: South Sydney Rabbitohs; Origin appearances: 0; 2018 TOTW selections: 2.

One line-break, four tackle-breaks, two offloads, 45 tackles inc. 0 missed tackles, 10 runs, 145 total metres.

10 –  David Klemmer
Club: Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs; Origin appearances: 9; 2018 TOTW selections: 4.

One tackle-break, 30 tackles, 18 runs, 162 total metres.

11 –  Lachlan Fitzgibbon
Club: Newcastle Knights; Origin appearances: 0; 2018 TOTW selections: 2.

One try, two line-breaks, five tackle-breaks, 21 tackles, 15 runs, 133 total metres.

12 –  Ryan Matterson
Club: Sydney Roosters; Origin appearances: 0; 2018 TOTW selections: 1.

One try, three tackle-breaks, one offload,  48 tackles, 14 runs, 152 total metres.

13 –  Jack de Belin
Club: St George Illawarra Dragons; Origin appearances: 0; 2018 TOTW selections: 3.

One try, one line-break, one line-break assist, six tackle-breaks, two offloads, 19 tackles, 12 runs, 78 total metres.

INTERCHANGE

14 –  Aaron Woods
Club: Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs; Origin appearances: 14; 2018 TOTW selections: 1.

One line-break assist, one tackle-break, three offloads, 18 tackles, 20 runs, 155 total metres.

15 –  Chris Lawrence
Club: Wests Tigers; Origin appearances: 0; 2018 TOTW selections: 0.

One try, 25 tackles, 11 runs, 74 total metres.

16 –  Adam Elliott
Club: Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs; Origin appearances: 0; 2018 TOTW selections: 0.

One try, one line-break, four tackle-breaks, 25 tackles, 15 runs, 132 total metres.

17 –  Cameron McInnes
Club: St George Illawarra Dragons; Origin appearances: 0; 2018 TOTW selections: 0.

One try, one try-assist, one line-break, one line-break assist, two tackle-breaks, 22 tackles inc. 0 missed tackles, 5 runs, 92 total metres.

Statistics courtesy of League Live.