As head coach Stuart Lancaster polishes the axe he will soon wield over his World Cup training squad, Exeter Chiefs coach Rob Baxter has backed Jack Nowell, Henry Slade and Luke Cowan-Dickie to be given a stay of execution.
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Scotland have not tasted success on French soil for 16 years but if they could handpick a coach from all of world rugby to mastermind a victory over their Gallic rivals then Vern Cotter would probably be the choice.
Mike Brown admits he hurt more than most when England's RBS 6 Nations title chances took a hit against Ireland last time out - now the returning full-back wants to put that right against Scotland on Saturday.