Forward Leon Best is also back in training after a knee injury so could be in contention having missed the last two games.
Striker Brett Pitman has recovered ahead of schedule from an ankle problem but remains short on match fitness.
Midfielder Luke Hyam (knee) and defender Tommy Smith (back) continue their rehabilitation, along with midfielder Giles Coke following knee surgery.
Karl Henry returns from suspension for QPR.
The midfielder missed Ian Holloway’s first game in charge, the 2-1 win over Norwich last weekend, due to a one-match ban.
Steven Caulker is a doubt with a hip problem and Jack Robinson failed to emerge for the second half against the Canaries due to a hamstring issue.
Fellow defender Jake Bidwell remains on the sidelines with a shoulder injury.