Shaun Edwards has made a big impact in a short time in the French set-up and Serge Betsen says Les Bleus are lucky to have the Englishman.
England are out of the Six Nations title race but they could have a major say in who takes the championship by beating France on Saturday.
Elliot Daly has been dropped to the bench as Max Malins gets his chance and France will unleash Virimi Vakatawa on England.
Cross-code star Sonny Bill Williams is "keen to get back in the ring" after bringing an end to his glittering rugby career.
Ireland head coach Andy Farrell has added Jacob Stockdale to his squad for the trip to face Scotland at Murrayfield.
Codie Taylor scored twice as 2019 Super Rugby champions the Crusaders defeated the Hurricanes 33-16.
Jack Willis suffered serious knee ligament damage in England's loss to Italy and is facing a year on the sidelines.
The Rebels could not make their man advantage count as Ryan Lonergan's heroics off the bench sealed victory for the Super Rugby AU leaders.
Jona Nareki's quick feet left the Chiefs standing as the Highlanders pulled off a stunning Super Rugby Aotearoa victory on Friday.
Scrum-half Kieran Hardy has been released from the Wales Six Nations squad, while Dan Biggar also has an injury problem.