Now all eyes move towards the NRL’s “silly season”: Smart Signings is back. Get ready for stats, options, and insight with no room for rumors. Even with a new coach and system, Manly’s prospects look shaky over injury and performance concerns. But with key lineup changes and an aggressive playing style, improvement is possible. However, the main concern remains keeping their star players on the field.Looking forward, Manly is relying on up-and-coming talent and budget deals to shore up their weaknesses. Although the season holds potential, injuries and results could again dampen their prospects. With major changes ahead, the road will be tough with high expectations for 2024.