England players rating in autumn internationals

George Ford was one of England's standout performers in the autumn series
George Ford was one of England's standout performers in the autumn series

England had a successful autumn internationals with wins over South Africa, Fiji, Argentina and Australia. So how have the players fared in the game?

MIKE BROWN: Too charged up against Australia but an otherwise solid autumn from the ever-reliable Harlequins full-back. 7

ALEX GOODE: Strong showing against Fiji in his only appearance of the autumn, but remains on the fringes as Jones is unconvinced. 7

MARLAND YARDE: Heaped with praise by Jones, but misses tackles and rarely breaks them. 6

SEMESA ROKODUGUNI: Marked his second cap with an exciting display against Fiji, but there are flaws in his game that Jones wants rectified. 6

JONNY MAY: Two tries in three appearances headlined a strong return to the international fold after a long-term absence through injury. 7

ELLIOT DALY: Played centre and wing and was superb until his hare-brained red card against Argentina. 6

OWEN FARRELL: Failed to scale the heights evident against Australia in the summer as he continues his recovery from a back injury. 7

JONATHAN JOSEPH: An outstanding autumn from an increasingly rounded player who is now far more than a lethal finisher with an eye for a gap. 8

GEORGE FORD: Consistency is a minor issue, but England's fly-half is an otherwise fantastic player as demonstrated by his masterclass against Argentina. 8

BEN YOUNGS: A battle royal with Conor Murray for the Lions nine jersey awaits after excelling across all four Tests, his dummies providing the highlights. 9

MAKO VUNIPOLA: Started the series stronger than he finished it, but a world-class loosehead with the skills of a centre. 8

DYLAN HARTLEY: Not England's best hooker and fitness is an issue, but his leadership makes him indispensable. 7

DAN COLE: Found himself in Australia's cross-hairs after his scrummaging technique was questioned, but responded well. As solid as ever. 8

COURTNEY LAWES: England's remarkable depth at lock is personified by Lawes, who is not part of the first-choice pairing despite his heroics this autumn. 9

GEORGE KRUIS: Made a seamless return for the second half of the series after making a rapid comeback from ankle surgery. 8

JOE LAUNCHBURY: A pair of titanic displays were marred by the ban received for kicking a Fijian opponent in the head. 8

CHRIS ROBSHAW: Produced another defensive masterclass in the rearguard action against Argentina. His work rate is remarkable. 9

TOM WOOD: Jones turned to the Northampton flanker as a stop-gap measure, but his sterling efforts may force the head coach to revise his thinking. 8

TEIMANA HARRISON: Encouraging signs that he could become an established international, but still lacking in power. 6

BILLY VUNIPOLA: The jewel in England's crown under Jones, Vunipola was magnificent until a knee injury ended his campaign early. 9

NATHAN HUGHES: Had the biggest shoes in the squad to fill in replacing Vunipola, but grew in stature against Australia. 7

Replacements -

JAMIE GEORGE: Pushing Hartley very hard at hooker. 7

JOE MARLER: Better defensively and at the set-piece than Mako Vunipola. 7

KYLE SINCKLER: An autumn bursting with promise. 7

DAVE ATTWOOD: A peripheral figure in the series. 6

CHARLIE EWELS: Has added to England's depth at lock. 6

DANNY CARE: Now clearly trailing in Youngs' slipstream. 5

BEN TE'O: Provides power, but still an unknown quantity. 6

HENRY SLADE: A bit-part player who is struggling to make an impression. 5