However, the Blades continue to be without midfielder Stefan Scougall, who has missed the last four weeks with a knee injury.
Meanwhile, Rochdale captain Ollie Lancashire is named among the substitutes as he continues his recovery from a groin problem.
New signing Shamir Fenelon is again on the bench for the Lancashire side, having come off the bench in Dale's last three games.
Rochdale go into the match at Bramall Lane ahead of United in the League One table on goal difference.
Sheffield United: Howard, Alcock, Basham, Doyle, Murphy, Collins, Baxter, Davies, McGahey, McEveley, Campbell-Ryce
Rochdale: Logan, Rafferty, Bennett, Eastham, Vincenti, Dawson, Done, Tanser, Allen, McConnell, Henderson