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.
Philippe Saint-Andre insists his long-term objective for France remains the 2015 World Cup - but in the short-term he knows only too well the value of an RBS 6 Nations victory over Scotland on Saturday.
Italy reiterated the fact that they are closing the gap on the world's elite by their valiant defeat to England, but head coach Jacques Brunel will be desperate for a second win of the RBS 6 Nations against Ireland.
By their own admission they've got there the hard way but Wales have now trained their sights on defending their RBS 6 Nations title - and interim head coach Rob Howley has promised England the warmest of welcomes at the Millennium Stadium.
Italy hooker Leonardo Ghiraldini has called on the Azzurri to build on their best-ever RBS 6 Nations finish as they prepare to head to South Africa for a quadrangular tournament also featuring Scotland and Samoa.
Wales hooker Richard Hibbard admits he can't wait to pull on the British and Irish Lions jersey for the first time after admitting he feared his chances of playing were over following a knee injury last month.