Paul O'Connell believes England's class of 2015 are the strongest he has faced in his career.
Stuart Lancaster says England's Cardiff heroics provide the blueprint for their assault on Ireland.
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Soll has been widely cut for Grand National glory following his victory at Newbury on Saturday.
Sky Sports Rugby's Alex Payne has tipped up wins for England and France in the Six Nations this weekend.
Lewis Moody expects England to be tested physically and mentally in the "cauldron" atmosphere of Dublin on Sunday.
Champions Northampton moved 13 points clear at the top of the Aviva Premiership with a 17-13 victory over Harlequins.
Post-match reaction to Northampton's 17-13 victory over Harlequins.
England coach Stuart Lancaster expects to be consulted over any decision to abandon relegation from the Aviva Premiership.
George North has hailed Wales' "brilliant" medical staff as he prepares for a world record-breaking Test match return.