Tyrone manager Mickey Harte has sent for midfield reinforcements to cover injury setbacks.
Aidan Cassidy and Mickey Murphy have been recalled to the squad, and could be in line for action when the Red Hands take on Mayo at Castlebar on Sunday.
Newcomer Plunkett Kane was named at midfield for last weekend’s NFL opener against Down, but was forced to withdraw, with former All-Star full-back Justin McMahon stepping into the engine room.
Midfielder resources have been further stretched by Colm Cavanagh’s slow recovery from a broken wrist. He is not due to return until next month