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All Blacks under pressure to improve in 3rd test vs. France

(AP) -- Though they have already won the three-test series, the All Blacks will find themselves under extraordinary pressure in the final test against France at Dunedin on Saturday.

Only a year out from a Rugby World Cup New Zealand will try to win for the third straight time, the All Blacks' selections, tactics and performance are beginning to look increasingly haphazard.

Steve Hansen has one of the best records of any coach in professional sport, 75 wins in 84 matches, but he may risk losing public confidence unless the All Blacks show improvement or at least consistency in all of those areas.

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