Eddie Jones was scathing in his assessment of the English rugby media who quickly shelved their criticism of fullback Mike Brown after England beat Wales 12-6 at Twickenham on Saturday.
“You guys are unbelievable,” Jones told a reporter during a BBC radio interview following the Six Nations match. “Fair dinkum, you guys are unbelievable.
Brown was named man of the match for his performance.
“You guys tell me (Brown) can’t play Test rugby, and now you’re telling me he’s good. You’re always criticising him, and now he has a good game, you’re all on the band wagon.”
'You're always criticising Mike Brown, now he has a good game you're all on the bandwagon!'Eddie Jones didn't hold back on his opinions about media scrutiny after England Rugby's Six Nations win over The Welsh Rugby Union…
Posted by BBC Radio 5 live on Saturday, 10 February 2018
“You guys think you’re better selectors than we are. Mike Brown has been excellent for 23 Tests for us, I don’t know what was different today.”
England have won 24 of 25 Tests since Jones’ appointment at the start of 2016 and they’re on track to clinch an unprecedented hat-trick of Six Nations titles, if they win the 2018 championship.