Darius Boyd is considering turning his back on the Newcastle Knights and Wayne Bennett with the star fullback being tempted by interest from the Gold Coast Titans.

Thought to be a done deal at the Knights, Sport Confidential can reveal Boyd is considering moving back to Queensland where he can be close to his family. Bennett wants to take his star player with him to Newcastle, but the deal is far from done.

Word from down Illawarra way is that Boyd has his heart set on going to the Gold Coast, although he hasn’t worked up the courage to tell Bennett yet. The cashed up Titans have already snared Jamal Idris and are looking to inject youth into their ageing squad.

Boyd, arguably the best player in the competition at the moment, would be a huge addition to their squad. They will move heaven and earth to secure the prized signature of the ever improving player.

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