But his explanation as to why England had lost seven of their last eight Six Nations matches against the Irish — including three of the last four at Twickenham — is also likely to find its way to the home dressing room on Saturday.
His form is such it is almost certain to force England to rethink their pr strategy on Saturday, which managed to put France under pressure at key moments in Paris. Only two of his 37 caps for Ireland have been against England, one of which was the Danny Cipriani-inspired defeat at Twickenham in March I never beat them. Kearney, though is more focused on causing England with problems of their own.
Any time we played unders, 19s or keraney we always received a thumping. They England are probably outdoing themselves in this Six Nations in terms of the expectations levels they had coming into the competition, with an inexperience side and maybe an inexperienced coaching panel as well.