“He is a big talking point but he is there by himself and the worst thing we could do as a team is just leave him and say ‘see you in six days time’,” said Stokes.
“You can feel like you are out there on your own but we are not going to let that happen. He is a big part of this group.
“It is all good being there for people when things are going smoothly but it is about how you are when things are not going so well.”
And former England captain Nasser Hussain is in support of Archer returning for the Third test at Old Trafford.
He wrote for the Daily Mail: “It really was brilliant to see Jofra back to somewhere near his best in the second innings of the first Test.