Jacob Stockdale made history as a rampant Ireland rubbed salt into England's wounds with a 24-15 victory at Twickenham to seal a Six Nations Grand Slam on St Patrick's Day.
Ireland made a habit of claiming crucial points in the red-zone of the clock in practically all its matches as it showed great resilience to win only its third ever Six Nations Grand Slam.
Wales signed off the 2018 Six Nations with a 14-13 victory over France as Warren Gatland's side secured second place behind Grand Slam winner Ireland.
Jonathan Joseph has been added to England's squad for the opening round of the Six Nations against Ireland.
After only recently making a comeback following thumb surgery, Ulster's Iain Henderson is set to miss several weeks due to a finger injury.
Ireland will be without Tadhg Beirne for its Six Nations clashes with England and Scotland due to a knee injury.
Injuries have prompted Scotland to add four players to its Six Nations squad, with flanker Hamish Watson dropping out of Gregor Townsend's group.
Wasps director of rugby Dai Young does not expect injuries to Joe Launchbury, Nathan Hughes and Brad Shields to affect England's Six Nations campaign.
England coach Eddie Jones is "cautiously optimistic" Owen Farrell will be fit for the Six Nations opener against Ireland, despite needing surgery to fix a thumb injury.
Having lost three matches in succession and giving up its Six Nations crown, England has gone from unbeatable to blunt under Eddie Jones. the beIN SPORTS panel looks at what the causes might be.