Not only will Mead start the match against the Rabbitohs tonight after Jordan Kahu was withdrawn with a groin issue, he has some big news off the field.
Mead last night re-signed with the Broncos for another season, meaning he will be at the club until at least the end of 2018.
Mead joined the Broncos from the Gold Coast Titans at the end of last year.
On the day of the big game against the Rabbitohs, Mead said he is excited about staying with Broncos for another season.
Mead said he is excited about the challenge of making the team.
He also paid tribute to other players who he said have helped him enjoy footy.