Aviva Premiership players fear the professional game in England is being unfairly tainted by the extent of steroid abuse uncovered in amateur rugby.
George North ends speculation over his future after signing a new contract with Northampton Saints.
David Strettle is yet another English rugby player to benefit from moving to the Top 14, says Dewi Morris.
Edinburgh coach Alan Solomons has made five changes to his starting XV for Friday's visit of the Dragons to Murrayfield.
Ireland hooker Rory Best has signed a new contract which keeps him at Ulster for the next two years.
Steve Borthwick is ignoring the England rumours and focusing on Bristol's clash at home to London Scottish, live on Sky Sports on Friday.
Sam Burgess' move back to the South Sydney Rabbitohs has reportedly stalled because it will take the club over the NRL's salary cap.
Former England fly-half Charlie Hodgson has announced he will retire from playing at the end of this season.
Tom May joins Rupert Cox to discuss the power of the Top 14 and the Greene King IPA Championship.
Chris Fusaro and Ryan Grant will make their 100th Glasgow Warriors appearances when they host Benetton Treviso on Friday.
Leinster and Ulster will attempt to put their Champions Cup disappointment behind them when they meet at the RDS on Friday.
Victor Matfield is poised to make his Northampton debut on Friday after being named on the bench against Gloucester.
Dave Attwood, snubbed by Stuart Lancaster for England's Rugby World Cup, is hoping Eddie Jones can reinvigorate the team.
Toulon will bid to bounce back from their horror show against Wasps with a maiden away victory to Clermont on Saturday.
Wasps director of rugby Dai Young has backed Joe Launchbury to become England’s next captain.
SANZAR has revealed it will consider expanding into Europe over the next few years.
Andy Goode says a lack of quality in Toulon's front five could be exposed when they visit Clermont Auvergne on Saturday.
Dai Young has dismissed reports Wasps have offered Manu Tuilagi £500,000 a year in wages as "a complete, utter load of rubbish".
Cardiff Blues hooker Matthew Rees has been handed a seven-week ban for stamping on Nick Easter of Harlequins.
Ireland international scrum-half Kieran Marmion has signed a new two-year contract with Connacht.