Simon Dawkins is expected to return to the Derby squad against Wigan.
Dawkins, who has missed the last five games due to a hip injury, played an hour for the development squad at Wolves on Wednesday, scoring twice. The forward could now be involved at the iPro Stadium on Saturday, most likely on the bench.
With Jamie Ward (thigh) still out, Johnny Russell and Jordon Ibe look set to continue in the wide roles.
Meanwhile, midfielder Paul Coutts played the full 90 minutes for the development squad following...