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And the 29-year-old, who could win his 50th cap against Ireland next weekend, even lost his starting spot to Wasps’ Andy Powell.
But with Powell going off injured just 33 minutes into the tournament, Jones has come in and taken his chance with both hands playing an integral part in an impressive Welsh back row.
And despite Powell returning from injury, Jones has kept his place as first choice No.8 in Warren Gatland’s team.
“At the moment Ryan's playing some of his best rugby,” said former Wales hooker McBryde.
“He's had a new lease of life if you like.
“The way he's bounced back and the willingness he's shown by putting his head in the second row as well really showed his character.
“He's gone from playing second row for the region and he's found himself wearing the number eight shirt.
“He's made hardly any mistakes and is error-free in his performances. He's done the right things at the right time.
“He's been one of our top performers along with the other two youngsters in the back row throughout the campaign.”