DAVID Edgar is set to start at right back in place of the suspended Kieran Trippier.
The Canadian's recall is one of three changes to the side which lost 1-0 to Charlton Athletic last weekend, after being reduced to 10 men in only the 15th minute.
Ben Mee also returns at left back after recovering from the foot injury which kept him out of the last two games.
Danny Lafferty, who has played in the defender's absence, drops back to the bench, as does Junior Stanislas following Ross Wallace's return from a one-match ban.
The winger missed last Saturday's home game after picking up five yellow cards since the start of the season.
Sean Dyche is looking for his first away win since taking charge of the Clarets last month.
Burnley have won their last six games against Hull City, doing the double over the Tigers in each of the last three seasons.
BURNLEY: Lee Grant; David Edgar, Michael Duff, Jason Shackell, Ben Mee; Dean Marney, Brian Stock, Chris McCann; Ross Wallace, Charlie Austin, Martin Paterson.
Subs: Brian Jensen, Danny Lafferty, Sam Vokes, Junior Stanislas, Danny Ings, Luke O'Neill, Marvin Bartley.
HULL CITY: David Stockdale, Liam Rosenior, James Chester, Robert Koren, Jay Simpson, Seyi Olofinjana, Abdoulaye Faye, Sone Aluko, Ahmed Elmohamady, Alex Bruce, Stephen Quinn.
Subs: Eldin Jakupovic, Paul McKenna, Corry Evans, Aaron McLean, Robert Brady, David Meyler, Nick Proschwitz.