The Canaries languish 16th in the Premier League, with just one win from their opening nine games.
Tony Pulis's side also have just one win to their name, but are two points better off and in ninth position.
Marc Wilson was stretchered off with a broken leg in last week's 0-0 draw with Sunderland and now faces a long spell on the sidelines.
The Potters welcome Greg Whelan back from a hamstring complaint, but he is unlikely to start.
Norwich: Ruddy; Garrido, Johnson, Bassong, Turner; Pilkington, Hoolahan, E Bennett, Tettey; Holt, Jackson
Stoke: Begovic; Cameron, Shawcross, Huth, Wilkinson; Whitehead, Nzonzi, Adam, Kightly; Walters, Crouch
Sports Mole says: 1-1