Didn't the All Blacks leave out most of their Caturbury players, the guys who currently make up 95% of their starting roster.
That said, anyone who is fit to wear the jersey should be good enough to beat a 6 Nations squad.
Just don't get too excited, World Cup is next year and that's when the ammo is live.
I do give credit to England and to a lesser extent Ireland for finally starting to play some open positive rugby the last couple of years.
Jason Holland of Munster was a teammate of mine here in the States, I think he's on Ireland "A" (also Keith Wood is my favorite "Lion") so they are my 6 Nations team.
If your fave's coach isn't Richard Williams, that's just her first problem
I was there when the ALL BLACKS won the World Cup in 2011!
"I don't know that I changed all that much. They just found somebody worse." - Aging tennis bad boy Jimmy Connors
, referring to John McEnroe, in 1984.
There can never be too many "Sister Slams!"