UCD full-back Conor Evans has been drafted into the Offaly senior set-up ahead of Sunday's NFL clash with Antrim.
The flamed haired full-back shored up the Students' defence in last year's historic Dublin championship win.
Meanwhile, county star Ciaran McManus has work commitments in Germany and will be absent though Colm Quinn, John Reynolds and Barry Mooney all return.
Offaly: C McNamara; C Daly, C Evans, B Mooney; S Sullivan, J Kenny, K Slattery; A McNamee, G Rafferty; C Quinn, N Coughlan, P Mulhare; P Kelleghan, R Malone, J Reynolds.
Antrim: S McGreevy; J McKeever, C Brady, N Ward; S Kelly, T Convery, A Finnegan; M McRory, M McCarry; P McCann, K Brady, SP O'Hagan; T O'Neill, J Storey, K Madden.