Paddy Jackson key to Ireland’s hopes against Scotland in Six Nations

• Fly-half deputises for injured Jonathan Sexton in Ireland team at Murrayfield
• Thirteen Glasgow Warriors players in Vern Cotter’s Scotland squad

Paddy Jackson does not need reminding of his Ireland debut this week but inevitably it comes into focus as he once more fills the void left by Jonathan Sexton’s injury-enforced absence. It was four years ago at Murrayfield, where he will win cap No20 on Saturday, his first touch was a knock-on and his missed penalties proved costly in a 12-8 defeat in a match dominated by Ireland. It was also a significant moment in the end of Declan Kidney’s reign.

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