Andrew Johns was an all time Rugby League star. He played for the Newcastle knights, Australia and the NSW State of Origin team. In 2012 Johns was announced as the eighth immortal of the Australian game. In February 2008, Johns was named in the list of Australia's 100 Greatest Players which was commissioned by the NRL and ARL to celebrate the code's centenary year in Australia. Johns went on to be named as halfback in Australian rugby league's Team of the Century.