The defender made his comeback from an ankle injury he sustained in the summer against Blackburn in the Carling Cup in midweek.
Luke Chambers dropped down to the bench to accommodate Wilson's return but he has been one of Forest's most consistent performers this season and will be hoping to reclaim his place in the starting line-up.
Goalkeeper Lee Camp should oust Paul Smith, who has been used in the Carling Cup this season.
Boss Billy Davies may be tempted to make changes to his forward line following another goalless game against Rovers.
The Reds are unbeaten on their travels this season having drawn all four of their league games so far.
Kick-off at Home Park is 1.15pm.