Cronk shocked the NRL last month when he announced 2017 would be his final season at Melbourne after 14 seasons of loyal service.
Cooper Cronk will finish his career at the Melbourne Storm.
He will sign a new two-year deal in the coming weeks with rival clubs, including St George-Illawarra, unable to match the figure upwards of $700,000 that Cronk is demanding.
Cronk’s re-signing will also increase the likelihood of Benji Marshall staying at the Dragons.
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