Saints coach Alan Dickens is backing Stephen Myler to fill the void left by Owen Farrell in England’s Six Nations squad.
Wales head coach Warren Gatland believes George North should be exerting greater influence on matches and has warned the Saints wing he is not guaranteed selection against England.
Ethan Waller believes Saints have learned valuable lessons from derby day heartache at the hands of Leicester Tigers.
Saints have eased their second row shortage by signing Scotland lock Tom Ryder on a deal until the end of the season.
Saints wing George North has been named on the 15-man longlist for the EPCR European player of the year prize.
Saints lock Christian Day has been called up to the England senior squad as injury cover for Leicester’s Geoff Parling.
Saints hooker Ross McMillan has joined Championship side Bristol on an 18-month deal with immediate effect.
Jim Mallinder has urged Saints to ‘get on with it’ as they bid to bounce back by beating local rivals Leicester Tigers on Saturday.
Unfortunately for Saints, this was to be another of those galling Franklin’s Gardens days.
Saints lock Courtney Lawes says he expects to return to action in four to six weeks.
Saints skipper Dylan Hartley feels there is a chance his previous offences are counting against him.
Saints boss Jim Mallinder has revealed Tom Wood twisted his ankle in Saturday’s 32-8 defeat to Racing Metro.
Saints will be on the road in the Champions Cup quarter-finals after Racing Metro routed Jim Mallinder’s men 32-8 in the Pool 5 decider at Franklin’s Gardens.
Jim Mallinder admits Saints’ humbling home defeat at the hands of Racing Metro is ‘a blow to our season’.
Dorian West is looking forward to welcoming former Saints prop idol Brian Mujati back to Franklin’s Gardens this weekend.
Dorian West says it is crucial Saints see off Racing Metro and claim a home quarter-final in this season’s Champions Cup.
Fixture: Northampton Saints v Racing Metro (Champions Cup Pool 5 - match six)
Kahn Fotuali’i has recovered from a shoulder problem and will be on the bench for Saints’ crucial Champions Cup clash with Racing Metro on Saturday (ko 3.15pm).
George North has hailed ‘father figure’ Christian Day following the Saints lock’s England Saxons call-up.
George North admits he must start producing his club form for his country if he is to avoid a Six Nations snub.
Samu Manoa has been named Aviva Premiership player of the month for December.
The Chronicle & Echo has teamed up with Tetley’s to offer a lucky reader the chance to watch Saints take on Racing Metro in the Champions Cup this Saturday - and also enjoy some brilliant hospitality in the Carlsberg Lounge at Franklin’s Gardens.
Stephen Myler has welcomed the competition Munster talent JJ Hanrahan will bring to the Saints fly-half role next season.
Saints forwards coach Dorian West says Jamie Gibson is a ‘quality player with a really big future’.
Jamie Gibson has opted to swap Leicester for Saints with the flanker agreeing to move to Franklin’s Gardens this summer.
Six Saints stars have been named in England’s 34-man training squad for the Six Nations.
Jim Mallinder says Saints know they can beat Racing Metro in the crunch clash at Franklin’s Gardens on Saturday.
Ben Foden’s World Cup dream looks to be in tatters after the Saints full-back was ruled out for the remainder of the season with a knee injury.
Calum Clark believes Saints have taken a big step forward in the bid to improve the defensive side of their game.
From never looking likely to win at Sale to never looking likely to lose at Ospreys - Saints produced exactly the reaction they wanted in south-west Wales on Sunday evening.
Jim Mallinder is hoping Ben Foden will be fit to face Racing Metro after the full-back was forced off at Ospreys on Sunday.
Dylan Hartley says he is ‘honoured’ to have reached 200 appearances at Saints.
Jim Mallinder stressed his delight after Saints once again kept the Ospreys at bay to earn a gritty success in south-west Wales.
Jim Mallinder has confirmed Courtney Lawes will have ankle surgery on Monday, with the England lock set to miss the start of the Six Nations.
Wales juggernaut George North put his countrymen to the sword once more as Saints claimed a crucial 20-9 Champions Cup win at Ospreys.
Alex King believes returning skipper Dylan Hartley will be hugely motivated to steer Saints to a vital Champions Cup win at Ospreys this evening.
Luther Burrell is ready to produce a ‘big reaction’ against Ospreys after admitting his disappointment with his own performance against Sale.
Fixture: Ospreys v Northampton Saints (Champions Cup Pool 5 - match five)
Alex King has warned Saints they must shackle Ospreys’ half-backs if they are to win in Wales this weekend.
George Pisi has revealed family and potential finals were his main motivations for snubbing advances from elsewhere to stay at Saints.
Dylan Hartley returns from suspension to skipper Saints in the Champions Cup game at Ospreys on Sunday.
Phil Dowson believes Kieran Brookes will relish Saints’ club culture when the England man moves from Newcastle this summer.
Phil Dowson says he would love to extend his stay at Saints.
Phil Dowson says Saints must stop relying on their ‘superstars’.
Saints prop Salesi Ma’afu will miss Sunday’s Champions Cup game at Ospreys after being hit with a one-week ban.
Jim Mallinder has no concerns about how his squad will stand up to Six Nations scrutiny.
Kieran Brookes can’t wait to take up the challenge of securing a place in the Saints front row.
Saints have announced the signing of Newcastle Falcons and England prop Kieran Brookes.
Ben Nutley says he hated losing at Sale on Saturday, but believes the defeat will ultimately prove positive for Saints in the long run.
Jim Mallinder is hoping the Saints medical staff can help solve his second row crisis this week.