The Rams dropped points for the second consecutive game on Sunday as they drew 1-1 at local rivals Nottingham Forest.
Meanwhile, eighth-placed Blackburn can notch up their second win in a row after they came from behind to earn a 3-1 victory over Wigan Athletic on the weekend.
Blackburn hold the better record when it comes to previous meetings against Derby, with an unbeaten run of seven matches in all competitions.
Possible starting lineups
Blackburn: Robinson; Baptiste, Hanley, Kilgallon, Olsson; Marshall, Evans, Cairney, Conway; Rhodes, Gestede
Derby: Grant; Forsyth, Bryson, Christie, Keogh; Dawkins, Martin, Russell, Eustace; Hughes, Shotton
Sports Mole says: 2-2