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Andrew Porter has been tasked with filling Furlong's sizeable shoes at tighthead while James Ryan is fit again to deputise for Henderson in the second row alongside Leinster team-mate Devin Toner.
But the 22-year-old has already shown signs that where Furlong steamrollers, he can follow. Carrying nearly 40 metres from his own line for Leinster against Ulster in early January, Porter then offloaded to Jamison Gibson-Park before Fergus McFadden finished off the move for...
Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt: "Yes, we're short on experience and we're up against a team welcoming back three Lions while we see three disappear, that's not ideal".
It's reasonable to assume the most important numbers on Saturday will be those on the scoreboard at referee Glen Jackson's final whistle and that both Gatland and Schmidt would rather a victory than any fuss pertaining to personal milestones, particularly in the context of the match within the tournament.
Andrew Porter will on Thursday be confirmed as only the sixth player to ever wear the Ireland No3 jersey in the Six Nations championship. Wales has not lost to the Irish in their last three matchups.
"You don't suddenly replace world-class players".
Injuries have become a frustration for Schmidt despite Ireland's winning start.
"It's a nice honour but it's just something to reflect back on".
But he says they did not want to risk the lock given what's still to come in the Six Nations.
Ireland failed to score a try last season in a Test against Wales for only the second time since 1994.
The British and Irish Lions No.10 will make his first appearance for Wales in this year's Six Nations after suffering a shoulder injury playing for his club Ospreys in the European Rugby Champions Cup against Clermont Auvergne in January.
Ireland have won 12 of their last 14 matches, including the last nine in a row.
England began the championship as favourites but now stand only a 40 per cent chance of retaining their title, with Ireland boasting a 43 per cent probability of finishing top, says insurers QBE.
The NCAA's ruling can not change the accomplishments or the excitement generated by our Cardinals basketball team. Not long after, Pitino was ousted by the university - but not before filing a wrongful termination lawsuit.
Duterte said he has told European officials he won't attend an upcoming meeting between Southeast Asian and European leaders. His remarks came under fire from the Akbayan Women's rights group, which called Duterte an " international embarrassment ".
Valverde insists his opposite number has proved in several jobs throughout his career, that he is one of the best managers around. Quoted by the Guardian , Hazard said: "If you want to be one of the best, you have to play well in the big games".
Khosrowshahi says that Japan looks like an "incredible opportunity", but Uber's approach has failed to yield the desired results. Last November the ride-sharing company announced a partnership with NASA in their efforts to take their app to the skies.
President Donald Trump's administration is proposing major changes and major cuts to the federal food stamp program. But Blue Apron delivers ingredients for gourmet meals, not boxes of canned goods and shelf-stable milk.
If you're on this version of the OS, it's recommended that you upgrade to a later version of Windows 10 Mobile. Those still using Windows Phone 7.5 or Windows Phone 8.0 will likely want to switch to something newer.
That means, as a rough estimate, it would take less than a week of iPhone sales to eclipse Google's entire 2017 Pixel shipments. As hinted above, Google could have more success in attracting consumers by expanding the availability of the Pixel line.
The national weather agency said multi-day rainfall totals are expected to be in the 20 to 30 millimetre range in some locations. If visibility is reduced while driving, the MTO advises drivers to turn on your lights and maintain a safe following distance.
When it returned, she was gone and the other houseguests got a note saying she was in the hospital and would be back soon. "As bad as y'all think Trump is, you would be anxious about Pence ", she said as other cast members nodded in agreement.
Four minutes later Laidlaw slotted his fifth penalty kick in a row to cut the buffer back to three points once more. Sportsmail's GLEN WILLIAMS will be bringing you all the live action with updates from RORY KEANE at Murrayfield .
Christchurch declares state of emergency
A State of Emergency is still in place for some regions in the South Island following the impact of Cyclone Gita last night. Cyclone Gita hit the Pacific island nations of Fiji and Tonga last week , packing winds up to 275km/h (171 mph).
Science Says Men Should Be The Ones Cleaning The House
According to United Kingdom experts, people should keep their homes well ventilated and use liquid cleaners instead of sprays. Women who cleaned at home or as work were also more likely to have asthma than those who did not clean.
Raisman uses Swimsuit Issue to share message
The female models had the chance to choose their own messages with words or statements written on their clothing or naked bodies. Raisman said she was pleased to be appearing in the Swimsuit Issue two years in a row.
Nepal elects new Communist prime minister
The Nepali population is hopeful that this new government will change the fate of Nepal and will develop the nation. Beijing responded by pumping vast sums of money into Nepal in the form of large-scale infrastructure projects.
Choi Soon-sil jailed 20 years for corruption
In a text message, Lotte said it was "miserable" that its chief had been unexpectedly jailed, leaving a leadership vacuum. It should be noted that Choi has a close relation with Park during her term.