"I'd be really confident from a Welsh perspective", Warburton said.
"What is great about him as a coach, though, is he keeps the players interested when he talks to you and when you succeed in doing that you get good performances and success". "
"We feel we can win, but we'll have to play very well to do so."
"Eddie Jones has talked about hunting and going after teams and at the moment I don't think he's really got them to do that, but this Scotland defence could provide that opportunity".
With injury ruling out Lions trio Tadgh Furlong, Robbie Henshaw and Iain Henderson, Cian Healy and Andrew Porter will replace Jack McGrath and Furlong in the front row, while James Ryan and CJ Stander come into the pack instead of Henderson and Jack Conan.
Rob Henshaw's shoulder injury has seen Munster centre Farrell selected at outside centre.
During Schmidt's team announcement press conference, he was asked if Ireland's attack had evolved since last season's 21-9 defeat in Cardiff, when Ireland had been kept tryless.
At the post match briefing he stated: "Wales will be a whole different scenario, they play a lot of territory, force you to bring the ball back into a whole line of defenders". It's a game of rugby.
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Peter Crouch remains sidelined for Stoke with an ankle infection while 18-year-old fellow striker Tyrese Campbell may be involved. But there is a new man at the West Ham helm in David Moyes who will be looking to continue their recent run of Anfield success.
"His two key guys are No9 and No10 and I think with the two players that are there it fits their game plan very well".
He added: "Do we play slightly differently from two years ago?" "He has that streak in him, which is nice to see, where he knows exactly what he wants".
"Look I think he's entitled to his opinion", said Best.
"Ireland had a hard time against Italy, but came away with the win after defeat to a French team which looks one of the strongest in the competition", he said.
But in more recent times, France's form has fallen off a cliff and Ireland has taken to beating them both home and away. "That's more important than reaching 100 games".
Biggar's right shoulder was injured in a club game on January 20, and he hasn't played since. So, as captain, you need to make sure you reduce the stress levels for everyone else in the squad and make sure everyone else has got what they need because Friday night (at the game) is the most important thing. The noteworthy changes are Chris Farrell starting at outside-centre and Andrew Porter being handed the No 3 shirt.
"He was grand, because he's getting a bit older now he just needed a little bit longer to warm up", said Best with a smile.
Sammy Mc Nally is a Prod fictional character bestowed on us by James Young who accidentally kills his pal, who not suprisingly, given that it is Belfast, is also a Prod. But you can't get any further ahead so it is nice to get another box ticked.
Apple AirPower Wireless Charging Mat Launching in March
All that users will need to do is say 'Hey Siri .' In just the same way that Siri is activated on a HomePod or iPhone . Beyond that, though, we could be in for an even more substantial upgrade to the AirPods themselves later this year.
United States women going for gold
Albert was curling 90 percent overall after eight games as the southpaw third for the Team Canada rink skipped by Kevin Koe. American pilot Jamie Greubel Poser's sled finished Runs 1 and 2 out of medal position.
Samsung's Galaxy S9 arrives tomorrow: 5 things to know
New leaked images have appeared of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus and we are now 99% sure how the phone will look. Nokia experimented with its design and the work they did before launching their Android Version devices is more than visible.
School officer stayed outside during shooting
Rick Scott is set to release what his office calls an "action plan to make major changes to help keep Florida students safe". Teachers and law enforcement organizations oppose the idea, while several states are considering arming teachers .
LG G6 and V30 Are Getting Upgraded to Android 8.1 Oreo
We might witness a few (though not all) brands taking the wraps off the new Android Go low-budget smartphones next week at MWC. Google's addressing this with Android Go, making the platform into a strategy for bringing the next billion web users online.
US stuns Sweden to win first Olympic gold in men's curling
It was a day of sporting ignominy for hockey-mad Canada, winners of the last two Olympic gold medals in men's ice hockey. Germany stunned defending champions Canada 4-3 Friday to reach the men's Olympic ice hockey final for the first time .
NRA's Loesch: 'Media love mass shootings'
At one point in the course of a hard evening in which he was pressed on his record and rhetoric about gun control, Republican Sen. The ultimate cost of the NRA's defiance may be how it further inflames a search for solutions, which Loesch said the NRA wants.