Jonathan Joseph would find it "difficult" to flourish in a Test side that favoured pragmatism over all-out attack.
Tommy O'Donnell says Ireland cannot afford to base their RBS 6 Nations Grand Slam bid on the "past glories".
Italy have confirmed they will bid to host Rugby World Cup 2023.
Dominic Day says there can be no sense of panic in the Bath ranks after a three-game losing run.
Wales captain Sam Warburton will be "fit and available" for next week's Six Nations showdown against Ireland in Cardiff.
Team news for Saturday's Aviva Premiership clash between Harlequins and London Irish.
Team news for Saturday's Aviva Premiership clash between Gloucester and Northampton Saints.
Team news and statistics for this weekend's games in the Aviva Premiership, including Wasps v Saracens.
English referee Wayne Barnes will take charge of the Six Nations clash between Wales and Ireland in Cardiff on March 14.
Newport Gwent Dragons have announced the signing of Wasps duo Charlie Davies and Ed Jackson