Matt Crooks has starred on loan at Scunthorpe United but an injury has ruled the Rangers loanee out for up to three months.
The Rangers midfielder was barely given a chance under Mark Warburton but continues to prove his worth at Scunthorpe United.
Sean Dyche will be hoping to make the kind of signing during this window that will perhaps make a contribution for Burnley that sees them move into the top five in future.
The Rams suspended current boss Nigel Pearson on Tuesday.
Graham Alexander will return to the site of his last ever professional game on Saturday as he takes his Fleetwood side to play Preston North End.