Hooker Liam Carberry has received a major boost by being handed a new contract by Widnes despite his injury woes.
Catalan Dragons beat Widnes 42-20 in Perpignan on Saturday, helped in no small part by a Elliott Whitehead hat-trick.
Widnes have rewarded five youngsters by promoting them to their full-time Super League squad.
Widnes captain Jon Clarke is under no illusions ahead of his team's Challenge Cup match against Halifax on Sunday.
Crisis meetings will be held at Hull FC following their embarrassing loss to Widnes Vikings where they failed to put a point on the board....
There were wins for St Helens, Widnes, Hull KR and Salford in Sunday's Super League action.
Wigan, Leeds, St Helens and Warrington all grabbed wins on Thursday night as the Super League weekend gets underway.
The Salford Red Devils' sick-bay is filling up after the club lost two more players due to injury on Thursday night.
There were opening weekend wins for Leeds, Widnes, Castleford and Salford in the Super League.
The Super League has agreed a "game-changing" new contract with Sky Sports that will increase coverage of games on television.
The 2015 Super League season will have only 12 teams after clubs agreed to a radical overhaul of the domestic structure.
Vikings coach Denis Betts is prepared for a tough encounter when Widnes take on the North Wales Crusaders at the Select Security Stadium in...
Former St Helens hooker Scott Moore has been signed by the London Broncos.
Utility player Rhodri Lloyd has joined Widnes on a season-long loan from Wigan Warriors.
Widnes director Matt Beech joined fellow board member Roddy Snedden in increasing his stake in the Super League club.
Denis Betts will remain with Widnes until the end of the 2016 season after signing a new contract.