The NZ international lost the role after being caught in a drugs scandal in 2017.
Jamayne Taunoa-Brown has signed a two-year deal with the Auckland NRL club.
The Kiwis international knows he faces a huge challenge, after a disappointing 2019.
The International Rugby League will discuss the appeal next month.
He will line up for the Tigers against the Warriors in Rotorua on Sunday.
The battle for control over the Mate Ma'a Tonga brand takes another twist, says Michael O'Keeffe.
Prop Jackson Frei has also been ruled out for the NRL season.
The NRL halfback and wife Kayla have announced they're expecting their first child.
The talented league star has ambition to play rugby union for his country of birth.
A facial fracture will see the Storm hooker sidelined for up to six weeks.
The Hurricanes flanker has revealed on a podcast that he wants a new challenge.
The Melbourne-based side pipped the Kiwis by two points.
Nine-year-old Quaden Bayles will lead the Indigenous team out against the Māori.
Witnesses have described horrific scenes, as former Warriors player Rowan Baxter ran amok.
Coach Steve Kearney has named a young side for their match against Melbourne.
Hannah Baxter was taken to hospital, but later died of her injuries.
The incident happened in Brisbane on Wednesday morning.
Coach Stephen Kearney will tweak the way he uses his star skipper.
"It's something that I think is bigger for my family especially my aunties and uncles."
The NRL club is short on front-rowers with the season less than a month away.