Eddie Jones will lead England into battle at Murrayfield on Saturday confident that his side can secure the victory that would maintain their quest for a third successive Six Nations title under his guidance. But he hasn't always felt so assured.
England coach Eddie Jones has revealed that he grew up supporting West Ham United due to their mix of artistic forwards and rugged defenders.
Paul Gustard helped mould England's defence into one of the least hospitable in world rugby, but that doesn't mean he won't feel a little anxious as he sits alongside Eddie Jones at Murrayfield on Saturday.
A week's break has left everyone salivating for international rugby and the Six Nations returns with Ireland hosting Wales, Scotland looking to end a 10-year-wait for a Calcutta Cup win against England and France vying with Italy for a first victory.
Ireland might be fighting for a Six Nations Grand Slam when they travel to England to face Eddie Jones' side on St Patrick's weekend, but having kids and the war in Syria keeps things in perspective for Munster's Keith Earls.