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IRVING, Tex. - Dallas safety Mike Hamlin hates losing. He hated it in high school, he hated it as a star at Clemson, and he hates it in the NFL.

The Cowboys' season-opening loss to the Washington Redskins, Hamlin said, was the worst loss he has suffered — ever. Granted, he hasn't actually participated in a lot of losses as a professional player — a broken wrist suffered in the preseason made his rookie year into a six-game mini-season — but he has been around them. None, he said, left him with a bad taste in his mouth like the loss to... Recommended Stories