Saints head to Clermont Auvergne on Saturday with the odds stacked against them.
Saints will play their Champions Cup semi-final at Coventry’s Ricoh Arena should they see off Clermont Auvergne on Saturday.
Wasps No.8 Nathan Hughes will appear at a disciplinary hearing on Tuesday night after being charged with striking Saints wing George North in Friday’s clash at Franklin’s Gardens.
Jim Mallinder has backed his squad to stand up to the strain after suffering a triple blow in Friday’s win against Wasps.
Stephen Myler feels Saints were defensively ‘dumb’ against Wasps and has warned them they can’t afford to make the same mistakes at Clermont this weekend.
World Rugby’s concussion advisor has warned Saints star George North against playing again this season.
Sir Ian McGeechan says Saints duo Dylan Hartley and Lee Dickson ‘intimidated’ referee Craig Maxwell-Keys during Friday night’s win against Wasps.
When the question was asked of Jim Mallinder last week, there was an understandable hint of caution in his answer.
Saints star George North says he is ‘feeling ok’ after the incident that saw him knocked out in Friday’s win against Wasps.
Jim Mallinder says the decision to red card Wasps No.8 Nathan Hughes for the knock-out blow on George North was the right one.
George North scored twice before leaving the field on a stretcher as Saints secured a 52-30 win against Wasps on a frenetic night at Franklin’s Gardens.
Jim Mallinder has warned Saints that their lead at the top of the Aviva Premiership table is not untouchable.
Fixture: Northampton Saints v Wasps (Aviva Premiership round 18)
Saints have recalled four of their five Six Nations stars for Friday night’s Aviva Premiership clash with Wasps at Franklin’s Gardens (7.45pm kick-off).
Calum Clark admits Saints didn’t show Wasps enough respect in their Aviva Premiership meeting at Adams Park in September.
Jim Mallinder says Saints’ Six Nations stars are ‘very keen’ to get involved against Wasps on Friday night.
Calum Clark admits it was ‘really disappointing’ to miss out on the chance to play in an LV= Cup final at Franklin’s Gardens last Sunday.
Courtney Lawes was at it again last weekend, setting his sights on a fly-half and drawing gasps from the crowd as he produced one of his trademark jackhammer hits.
Courtney Lawes insists England will come back stronger after their Six Nations heartache.
Lee Dickson believes Saints’ rotation policy has again put them in position to pick up some silverware.
George North scored a hat-trick of tries in 11 minutes as Wales destroyed Italy with a remarkable second-half points blitz to keep alive their RBS 6 Nations title hopes.
A former member of the Saints backroom staff has been suspended from all rugby activity for two years after failing a drugs test.
Tom Wood believes winning the Six Nations would lift a little pressure from England’s shoulders ahead of the World Cup on home soil.
Lee Dickson has warned Saints they must use their mini-break to ensure they are ready for a ‘massive’ run-in.
Saints young gun Tom Collins has followed in the footsteps of players such as Jonny May and Jack Nowell by claiming the LV= Breakthrough Player Award.
Tom Wood says Courtney Lawes is an ‘incredible’ weapon to have in the England armoury.
Luther Burrell is refusing to worry about results elsewhere as England prepare for a Six Nations decider against France on Saturday.
Jim Mallinder says Jon Fisher will add real strength to the Saints squad after making a successful return from injury.
When it was announced that Franklin’s Gardens would host this season’s LV= Cup final, you felt certain Saints would be there.
Lee Dickson wants Saints to get over their LV= Cup disappointment by making the most of their two remaining trophy chances this season.
A second-half surge from Saracens shattered Saints’ chances of appearing in next Sunday’s LV= Cup final at Franklin’s Gardens.
Jim Mallinder admits a home LV= Cup final would have been ‘ideal’ for Saints.
Saints youngster Tom Collins has revealed how he has taken advice from his footballer father in a bid to keep going during a stop-start season.
Fixture: Saracens v Northampton Saints (LV= Cup semi-final)
Mike Haywood will make his 100th Saints appearance in the LV= Cup semi-final at Saracens on Saturday afternoon.
Sam Olver insists size is no issue as he bids to make his mark for the Saints first team.
James Wilson’s stunning second try in last weekend’s dramatic 33-33 draw at Gloucester is in the running for the Aviva Premiership try of the week award.
Saints star George North wants to reward Warren Gatland’s ‘trust’ in him after a challenging few months on the international circuit.
Courtney Lawes has been given a glowing reference from forwards coach Graham Rowntree ahead of the Saints star’s return to England action.
Jon Fisher believes he will come back bigger and stronger as he prepares to return from a lengthy injury lay-off.
Courtney Lawes and Tom Wood return to the England fold for Saturday’s Six Nations clash with Scotland.
Seven Saints stars have been included in England’s 35-man training squad ahead of Saturday’s Six Nations clash with Scotland at Twickenham.
Jim Mallinder admits he will have to make some ‘tough decisions’ as Saints bid to get the balance right for this weekend’s LV= Cup semi-final at Saracens.
Two-try hero James Wilson insists Saints have ‘a lot of work to do’ ahead of Saturday’s LV= Cup semi-final at Saracens.
If ever there was an advert for summer rugby this was it.
Stephen Myler says he is ‘unbelievably proud’ of the character Saints showed to salvage a 33-33 draw at Gloucester on Saturday.
Saints produced a stunning comeback to earn a 33-33 draw in one of the games of the Aviva Premiership season at sun-soaked Kingsholm.
Jim Mallinder was thankful for the ‘cool head’ of kicker Stephen Myler as Saints came back from 17 points down to draw 33-33 at Gloucester.
Fixture: Gloucester v Northampton Saints (Aviva Premiership - round 17)
Attack coach Alex King says Saints face a ‘huge challenge’ at Gloucester on Saturday.