The Robins are looking to end a run of straight defeats, with last weekend's 2-0 reverse against Charlton Athletic being their seventh on the spin.
The Seasiders, who drew 2-2 with Bolton Wanderers last weekend, could go as high as seventh with a win at Bristol City.
Bristol City: LLLLLL
Bristol City: Gerken; Foster, Fontaine, McManus, Briggs; Skuse, Kilkenny, Pearson, Adomah; Stead, Baldock
Blackpool: Gilks, Crainey, Eardley, Grandin, Ince, Taylor-Fletcher, Sylvestre, Baptiste, Basham, Cathcart, K Phillips
Sports Mole says: 1-2