Iain Hume and Shane Cansdell-Sherriff have been released by Preston after not being offered new deals by the League One club.
Burton defender Shane Cansdell-Sherriff suffered a broken cheekbone against Mansfield, the League Two club have confirmed.
Preston defender Shane Cansdell-Sherriff will remain on loan at Burton until the end of the season.
Burton Albion have signed Preston North End defender Shane Cansdell-Sherriff on a three-month loan.
Sky Sports understands Preston have agreed deals to sign Shrewsbury duo Shane Cansdell-Sherriff and Nicky Wroe.
Shrewsbury have offered new contracts to captain Ian Sharps, Chris Neal, Nicky Wroe and Shane Cansdell-Sherriff.
Shrewsbury centre-back Shane Cansdell-Sherriff has been ruled out for at least a month with suspected ligament damage to his shoulder.
Shane Cansdell-Sherriff has praised Shrewsbury's defensive record, saying it puts "negative thoughts" in their opponents' minds.
Shrewsbury boss Graham Turner was disappointed his side could not take advantage of Rotherham's lack of confidence in their 1-1 draw.
Rotherham boss Andy Scott felt his side deserved the point after they ended a run of five defeats with a 1-1 draw against Shrewsbury.
Shane Cansdell-Sherriff is aiming to play a big part in Shrewsbury's future after signing a new contract.
Shrewsbury have snapped up Rotherham captain Ian Sharps and secured Shane Cansdell-Sheriff on a new deal.
Shrewsbury Town have signed the versatile Shane Sherriff on a free transfer from Tranmere.
Tranmere manager Ronnie Moore has offered new deals to eight out-of-contract players at Prenton Park.