Michael Jennings of the Blues celebrates his try during the Second State of Origin match between New South Wales and Queensland at the MCG on June 17, 2015 in Melbourne, Australia. Digital Image by Mark Nolan.

Jennings named in Blues squad

Dyldam Parramatta Eels centre Michael Jennings has been named in the NSW VB Blues squad for 2016.

Coach Laurie Daley has named Jennings in a 19-man squad, plus development player Bryce Cartwright, as the Blues look to regain the Origin shield from the Maroons.

NSW VB Blues squad:

Greg Bird

Boyd Cordner

Josh Dugan

Blake Ferguson

Andrew Fifita

Tyson Frizell

Paul Gallen (c)

Josh Jackson

Michael Jennings

David Klemmer

James Maloney

Josh Mansour

Josh Morris

Matt Moylan

Adam Reynolds

James Tamou

Dylan Walker

Aaron Woods

Bryce Cartwright

Robbie Farah