The RFL says the decision to keep Bradford in the 2017 Kingstone Press Championship was the "least worst option".
Leigh Centurions have signed Lachlan Burr on a one-year contract following the liquidation of Bradford Bulls.
Warrington's Daryl Clark has signed a new contract tying him to the Super League club until November 2020.
Salford have suffered a second major injury blow with Ben Murdoch-Masila ruled out for around 10 weeks with knee ligament damage.
Salford second rower Josh Jones is set to miss the first month of the new season after breaking his hand in a friendly.
Wigan will operate their largest Super League squad in 2017 and coach Shaun Wane says all 37 players will get to play.
Huddersfield hooker Kruise Leeming has signed a new contract with the Giants to keep him at the club until 2020.
Wakefield have England hooker Josh Hodgson to thank for helping them secure Australian half-back Sam Williams for 2017.
Keegan Hirst is starting to wonder if he is the only gay player in rugby league but remains focused on his debut Super League season.
Catalans Dragons will step up their preparations for the new season by spending two nights at the local fire station.
Adam O'Brien will join four of his old Bradford team-mates at Huddersfield as the break-up of the defunct Bulls continues.
Wakefield are edging closer to a move out of Belle Vue after becoming frustrated at the lack of progress on a new ground.
Toronto would be ready to step in and take Bradford's place in the Championship if given the chance, says Paul Rowley.
Albert Kelly will make his first appearance for Hull FC on Sunday against the club he left in acrimonious circumstances at the end of last season.
Zak Hardaker will use his omission from England's 2016 Four Nations squad as a spur to win his place back for the World Cup.
Promoted Leigh have announced the signing of Bradford winger James Clare on a two-year contract.
The break-up of Bradford Bulls continued on Thursday with Alex Mellor joining Huddersfield and Kris Welham signing for Salford.
Rotherham Titans chief executive Richard Lamb is hopeful of heading up a rescue bid for the Bradford Bulls.
Former Super League and World Club champions Bradford Bulls have been liquidated after a bid to save the club was rejected.
Widnes are confident Joe Mellor will be fit for the start of the season despite suffering a knee injury against Warrington.