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More Injury Woe For Eddie Jones As Saracens Duo Ruled Out

Eddie Jones will be without Mako Vunipola

Eddie Jones is facing an injury crisis ahead of the November internationals with the news that two more players will be unavailable to him due to injury.  Jones will be naming his England squad at 9.30 am on Thursday and he may need to make some late changes to that squad as Saracens confirmed today that both Mako Vunipola and …

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England Player Ratings V Barbarians

After England’s impressive win over an experienced Barbarians outfit, we rate the entire 23 out of 10. _________ 1. Ellis Genge 6 Got on top of Census Johnston on a few occasions at scrum time and offered some of his trademark barrelling runs in the loose. Will likely start against Argentina to earn his second cap. _________ 2. Jack Singleton …

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Five Things Eddie Jones’ England Squad Tells Us

Wow. That is the best word to describe Eddie Jones’ unorthodox squad selected to tour Argentina this summer. No one expected the Australian to select fifteen – yes, fifteen – uncapped players in his 31-man squad, but Jones really has torn up the England selection rulebook this time around. 16 of the country’s finest players are joining up with the …

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A Letter Of Grudging Respect For Saracens

BELFAST, NORTHERN IRELAND - NOVEMBER 20: Owen Farrell of Saracens applauds the visiting supporters the European Champions Cup Pool 1 rugby game at Kingspan Stadium on November 20, 2015 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)

Paul Wassell writes a heartfelt respect letter to one of England’s best rugby clubs. Dear Saracens, As a lifelong Northampton Saints fan, it is difficult for me to say this but I think I have to. Sarries, do you mind me calling you that? Okay, well, Sarries, you have developed a team and a team culture so impressive that at …

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