The French fly-half renaissance

Date published: September 26 2014

The French fly-half looked to be a creature on the verge of extinction two years ago as Top 14 clubs looked abroad for their playmakers.

But whisper it quietly, Les Bleus might have the most depth of any country in Europe if not further afield in the position, heading into the November Tests.

It’s a common refrain to hear Philippe Saint-Andr