Stanton started the previous two games, going 1-1.
Hill, who sustained the injury in the Thanksgiving Day game, had the finger taped, but he didn't take any snaps under center, nor did he hand off with his right hand.
Matthew Stafford wasn't on the field during the open portion of practice and likely will miss his sixth consecutive game and 12th overall this season because of his second shoulder sprain of the campaign.
Cherilus started the first 12 games this season before missing Sunday's 7-3 win over Green Bay with an injured knee. McDonald broke his arm in the same game.
The Associated Press contributed to this report.