Wayne Bennett’s cashed-up Dolphins have officially entered the race for Brisbane’s grand final hero Ezra Mam as part of a $3 million recruitment drive that is set to shake up the NRL’s player market.
Mam has become target No. 1 for the Dolphins on the back of being crowned the Dally M five-eighth of the year last season.
The Indigenous sensation is in advanced negotiations with the Broncos on a bumper contract extension to remain at Red Hill following his hat-trick heroics in Brisbane’s heartbreaking grand final loss to Penrith.
However the Dolphins will not die wondering and have expressed interest in luring the 20-year-old to Redcliffe after poaching Broncos stars Herbie Farnworth and Tom Flegler this year.
Bennett confirmed the Dolphins’ interest in Mam after he hit the NRL’s open market for 2025 and beyond earlier this month.
“He was the best player on the…