Former rugby halfback who was a three-time winner of the NRL's MVP award, the Dally M Medal.
He began his youth career with the Newcastle Knights in 1989, at age 15.
He scored over 2,000 points during his 14-year career with the Newcastle Knights.
He married Catherine Mahoney in 2007.
He was teammates with Rocky Elsom on Australia's national team from 2005 to 2006.