Gold Coast halfback Jamal Fogarty is being backed by teammate AJ Brimson to face Newcastle in Saturday’s NRL clash at CBUS Super Stadium.
Fogarty suffered a corked thigh in last Saturday’s 20-4 loss to Canberra, leaving the Titans with a 2-2 record after four matches.
With fellow starting half Ash Taylor only an outside chance of returning from the fractured hand which has kept him sidelined in recent weeks, Fogarty’s fitness is a big matter for the Titans.
Youngster Tanah Boyd was forced to lead the team in the 27-year-old’s absence for large parts of the match against the Raiders.
Fullback Brimson is however confident the Titans’ co-captain will be good to go against the Knights.
“I think it’s healed pretty well. I’m not an expert on corks…