Stephen Myler believes Saints’ early European exit can help them avoid more final heartache when they head to Twickenham on Saturday.
Richard Cockerill is adamant Leicester won’t underestimate Saints at Twickenham - despite prevailing in the past seven meetings between the sides.
Wayne Barnes will referee Saints’ Premiership grand final showdown with Leicester Tigers at Twickenham next Saturday.3 comments
Jim Mallinder expects Dom Waldouck to be the only Saints absentee for next Saturday’s Premiership final showdown with Leicester.
Martin Johnson believes Premiership final new-boys Northampton Saints could extend Leicester Tigers’ Twickenham hoodoo later this month, with the memories of his own showpiece despair still fresh in his mind.
World Cup winner Lawrence Dallaglio is backing Tom Wood to fill the void left by Chris Robshaw’s absence when the Northampton Saint leads England in Argentina this summer.
Tom Wood wants Saints to shock Leicester with their intensity when the east midlands rivals square up at Twickenham on May 25.2 comments
Samu Manoa swept up at Saints’ annual awards dinner on Monday night, claiming the players’ and supporters’ player of the year prizes.
Jim Mallinder called for a season’s best performance from Saints at Saracens on Sunday - and that was exactly what he got.
Samu Manoa hailed the unity in the Saints squad after they smashed Saracens to book a place at Twickenham.
Jim Mallinder says Saints should be proud of reaching the Premiership play-off semi-finals.5 comments
Any Saints fan wanting to remain in a positive state of mind ahead of Sunday’s showdown with Saracens would be well advised to avoid any statistics in the build-up to the game.
Luther Burrell admits he’s like a kid at Christmas as he prepares to sample his first Premiership play-off semi-final.
James Wilson will start at outside centre for Saints in their Aviva Premiership play-off semi-final at Saracens on Sunday.
Dylan Hartley has urged his Saints team-mates not to let a season’s hard work go to waste when they square up to Saracens on Sunday.
Jim Mallinder says he was delighted to see Cobblers reach the play-off final and is now desperate for Saints to continue Northampton’s sporting success story.2 comments
Saracens forwards coach Alex Sanderson is predicting a spicy affair at Allianz Park on Sunday, saying the Saints players feel his team are ‘fed off silver spoons’.
Jim Mallinder believes Tom Wood’s injury setbacks have helped the Saints flanker gather the strength to become England captain.
Saints flanker Tom Wood has been named England captain for this summer’s tour of Argentina.
Tom Mercey has told his Saints team-mates to forget the past when they travel to Saracens in the Premiership semi-final play-offs on Sunday.
Utility back James Wilson has shrugged off the fact Saints go into Sunday’s Aviva Premiership semi-final at Saracens as underdogs.
Saints director of rugby Jim Mallinder admits he and his players are taking a step into the unknown next Sunday when they take on Saracens in the Aviva Premiership semi-final at Allianz Park.1 comment
The sun’s out and Ken Pisi admits he’s feeling more at home than ever at Saints.
Saints have named a near full-strength team for their final Aviva Premiership match of the season at Harlequins on Saturday.2 comments
Calum Clark took a step back and puffed out his cheeks in exasperation as the subject of taking on a top three side surfaced once again.
Saints will be in something of a catch-22 situation when they head to The Stoop to take on Harlequins on Saturday afternoon.1 comment
Saints boss Jim Mallinder has urged Tom Wood not to dwell on his Lions omission.
Allan Robson is hoping the Saints players can continue the club’s feelgood factor by finishing the current season in style.
Jim Mallinder says victory at Harlequins on Saturday would stand Saints in good stead for their play-off push.1 comment
James Wilson has backed fellow Kiwi Glenn Dickson to be a big success at Saints.
Saints legend Paul Grayson is reportedly on the shortlist to become Worcester Warriors’ new attack coach.1 comment
The Saints squad are preparing to give something back to their fans at a free Franklin’s Gardens open day on Saturday.
No Saints players have made it onto the list of nominees for this year’s Aviva Premiership player of the season award.1 comment
Dom Waldouck says it’s great to see Luther Burrell showing everyone what he can do at Saints.
James Wilson admits he revelled in being the centre of attention in Saints’ superb win against Sale last Saturday.
Courtney Lawes wants Saints to use the heartache of past Premiership play-off semi-final defeats to drive them on to title glory this season.
Saints fans could have been forgiven for singing ‘can we play you every week?’ at the conclusion of Saturday’s evisceration of Sale Sharks.
Sale boss Steve Diamond says his side couldn’t handle the psychological battle with Saints.
Jim Mallinder believes it’s hard to know how Sale will approach Saturday’s game at Saints.
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