Zero Tackle reported a rumour yesterday about an Origin star in a bit of strife over a disturbing photo.

The media have since picked up on the story and it’s gathering steam. The Canberra Raiders are currently in damage control over the alleged photo depicting one of their players engaging in a sex act with a dog.

Raiders chief executive Don Furner has just held a press conference in Canberra to address an alleged photograph that has been doing the rounds in relation to a star player.

Furner today claimed to be “dumbfounded ” and “appalled” if the image is proven to be true – but stressed he was yet to see the photo personally.

The photo was posted on social network site Twitter by a Melbourne radio station but has since been removed.

Read more at the Daily Telegraph