Sheridan's men thrashed the Millers 5-0 in their last metting in March last year on their way to promotion from League Two.
And he told Chesterfields official site he's looking forward to the latest clash.
"I think it’s a good game for us. I think Rotherham are going to be up there this season because they’ve brought a lot of players in and have got a strong squad."I know it’s going to be a tough game but we’re the home team and I expect us to win the game. Getting three points would give us a big lift," he added.