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ESPN's Adam Schefter Blasts The NFL's Referees After Rams-Saints

Adam Schefter on the phone.

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 11: Sports Writer Adam Schefter attends the Annual Charity Day Hosted By Cantor Fitzgerald And BGC at the Cantor Fitzgerald Office on September 11, 2013 in New York, United States. (Photo by Jeff Schear/Getty Images for Cantor Fitzgerald)

ESPN NFL insider Adam Schefter has weighed in on the controversial officiating during this afternoon's NFC Championship Game between the Los Angeles Rams and the New Orleans Saints.

The Rams topped the Saints in overtime on a game-winning field goal, but many feel the game was decided by the officiating.

There was an extremely controversial no-call on an apparently blatant pass interference by a Rams' defensive back on a key third-down attempt late in the fourth quarter. If a flag was thrown, the Saints would've converted the first down and could've potentially milked the clock down before scoring a game-winning field goal or touchdown.

Instead, no flag was thrown, and the Saints (and their fans, and most people watching) were stunned at the no-call.

So, too, is Schefter.

The ESPN NFL insider has weighed in on the no-call.

"Officials missed a call that could have been pass interference, helmet to helmet, unnecessary roughness, face guarding, any of them. Instead it was none of them. The game, and legacies, were changed," he tweeted.

That sums it up pretty well.

Alas, the Rams have advanced to the Super Bowl, where they'll play either the Patriots or the Chiefs.

The Chiefs-Patriots game is currently on CBS.