The Dubs know they won't be facing a full strength Kerry team in the Allianz League opener at Croke Park on Saturday evening.
The Kingdom start with an inexperienced team compared to the team that lost to Dublin in the Championship semi finals in the autumn.
All in all there are eight changes from that side.
Two make their League debuts corner back Paul Murphy and corner forward Stephen O'Brien.
A couple of old heads Paul Galvin and Aidan O'Mahony are both on the bench but Bryan Sheehan's out after picking up a knock during a recent trial game.