Lissemore had two years left on his original deal. He will get $3.1 million in guaranteed money, including $2 million to sign, and could earn $10.92 million, including incentives, over the next five years.
His agent Wes Bridges said the Cowboys approached him about doing an extension, and Lissemore directed him to get something done. Bridges said Lissemore wanted to be in Dallas.
-- Clarence Hill