"End of the road" - Four players who went backwards this summer - Ruck

“End of the road” – Four players who went backwards this summer

Some players hit the heights and stay there. Others don’t. This is the list of the latter.

Plenty of players have hit the heights in their career, only to suffer a huge fall from grace.

Many fans complain about the guy who never replicated the form from their games but who are those who’ve effectively gone backwards this summer?

Scroll through to see which players have been travelling in reverse.

#1. Alun Wyn Jones (Wales)

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The one ferocious captain was relegated to benchwarmer/finisher for all three tests against South Africa with little other than two yellow cards to show for his efforts this summer. It’s sad to say, but the most capped player of all-time appears to be coming to the end of the road.