Blockbusting Konrad Hurrell will try to begin proving a point, along with his teammates today.
All Blacks and Blues star Carlos Spencer is remembered for introducing the kick to rugby union but agrees it actually originated in rugby league.
The three rugby legends will take on Daryl Halligan and St Kent's star Carlos Price in a charity kicking competition at the NRL Nines.
Minutes after hosting the Black Caps' 159-run thumping of Australia, ground staff began working through the night to prepare for the NRL Nines.
Inglis says he's confident NRL players will be on their best behaviour when teams gather for camps in Auckland and Brisbane this weekend.