Former Kiwis captain looks set to finish his NRL career in Brisbane colours.
The Dally M Medal winner insists that he isn't taking being benched during the Kiwis 26-6 loss to Australia personally.
The Melbourne Storm forward spoke about his evolution into one of the team's key men, and how he hopes he can teach the younger players a thing or two.
The South Sydney star says he will take lessons from his time in England's rugby union squad when he returns to international league.
A second half thrashing from the Australians saw the score blow out from a two point lead at halftime to a 20 point one by the game's end.
The animosity between Queensland and New South Wales has not spilled into the Australian camp, according to prop Matt Scott.