Hull skipper Gareth Ellis returns after a two-match absence with a head injury, while either Steve Michaels and Jake Connor will replace winger Fetuli Talanoa, who is ruled out through concussion.
Lee Radford has added Jack Downs to his 19-man squad in place of the suspended Jansin Turgut.
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Gil Dudson is back from injury for Widnes in the only likely change to the team that crashed 34-0 at home to Castleford last week.
Hull have won three out of four this season, Widnes have collected just a single point.