Scotland coach Matt Williams has drafted eight uncapped players into his squad ahead of the RBS 6 Nations clash with Wales on Sunday.
Former Australian rugby league centre Ben MacDougall could be in line for his first cap after moving to Edinburgh Gunners in October.
Stand-off Phil Godman, also of Edinburgh, and Glasgow Warriors wing Rory Lamont are also included in the 33-man squad.
Back-row forward Paul Dearlove, prop Alasdair Dickinson, lock Alastair Kellock, hooker Scott Lawson and flanker Andrew Wilson may also be handed the chance of a Scotland debut against the Grand Slam-chasing Wales team.
The Scotland squad for the RBS 6 Nations match against Wales on Sunday March 13 at Murrayfield:M Blair (Edinburgh), A Craig (Glasgow), C Cusiter (Borders), S Danielli (Borders), P Godman (Edinburgh), A Henderson (Glasgow), R Lamont (Glasgow), S Lamont (Glasgow), B MacDougall (Edinburgh), D Parks (Glasgow), C Paterson (Edinburgh), G Ross (Leeds), H Southwell (Edinburgh), S Webster (Edinburgh), G Bulloch (Glasgow, captain), P Dearlove (Glasgow), A Dickinson (Edinburgh), B Douglas (Borders), J Dunbar (Leeds), S Grimes (Newcastle), N Hines (Edinburgh), A Hogg (Edinburgh), A Kellock (Edinburgh), G Kerr (Leeds), S Lawson (Glasgow), S Murray (Edinburgh), J Petrie (Glasgow), R Russell (London Irish), C Smith (Edinburgh), T Smith (Northampton), S Taylor (Edinburgh), J White (Sale), A Wilson (Glasgow).
As head coach Stuart Lancaster polishes the axe he will soon wield over his World Cup training squad, Exeter Chiefs coach Rob Baxter has backed Jack Nowell, Henry Slade and Luke Cowan-Dickie to be given a stay of execution.
Italy Under-20s held off a late Samoa blitz to retain their place in the World Rugby U20 Championship on Saturday and head coach Alessandro Troncon believes the experience will have served as a valuable lesson for his young troops.