Owen Farrell booted 14 points and could afford to miss a couple of kicks as Eddie Jones' England won comfortably enough in Wales.
New Zealand "had a tough few weeks", according to Sam Cane, who was thrilled with his side's dominant display against Argentina.
New Zealand's dominant 38-0 victory over Argentina saw the All Blacks take a huge step towards winning the Tri Nations on Saturday.
All three sides are locked on six points ahead of the penultimate match of the Tri Nations between Argentina and New Zealand.
Owen Farrell moves to centre as George Ford returns to the England side, while Alun Wyn Jones is back in the Wales starting line-up
Joe Moody is set to play his 50th Test when New Zealand take on Argentina in the Tri Nations.
Jonathan Joseph or Owen Farrell could move into midfield against Wales after Ollie Lawrence was omitted from the England squad.