Originally written on Fox Sports Southwest  |  Last updated 11/19/14

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 06: (L-R) Gerald Sensabaugh #43 and Anthony Spencer #93 of the Dallas Cowboys celebrate after the Cowboys recovered a fumble on defense in the second quarter against the New York Giants at Giants Stadium on December 6, 2009 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
IRVING, Texas (AP) -- The Dallas Cowboys have signed safety Gerald Sensabaugh to a five-year contract extension. The team didn't release terms of the deal announced Friday. It's the first multiyear deal with the Cowboys for the seventh-year pro, who has 12 interceptions and 335 tackles in 93 career games, including 65 starts. A fifth-round pick by Jacksonville in 2005, Sensabaugh spent his first four seasons with the Jaguars before coming to Dallas. He had a career-high five interceptions last season. Also Friday, the Cowboys placed running back Phillip Tanner on season-ending injured reserve with a hamstring injury. Receiver Andre Holmes was activated from the practice squad to fill Tanner's roster spot.
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