The Official Online RBS 6 Nations Store is open. The store has everything you need to get behind your team during the RBS 6 Nations, plus the store is now fully stocked with a much wider range of rugby merchandise.
And Hodgson is one of five players added to the original squad with Joe Marler, Brad Barritt, Dan Ward-Smith and Tom Wood coming in for the injured quartet of Dave Wilson, Simon Shaw, Riki Flutey and Hendre Fourie.
But Johnson’s biggest concern will be the fitness of Wilkinson who hasn’t been far from the treatment room since helping his country win the 2003 World Cup.
Hodgson toured with England to Australia in June and played in the midweek games but did not feature in the Tests.