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Rams Cornerback Has Brutally Honest Quote About Missed Penalty

the controversial uncalled pass interference penalty for the hit on Tommylee Lewis during Los Angeles Rams vs. New Orleans Saints in 2018.

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA - JANUARY 20: Tommylee Lewis #11 of the New Orleans Saints drops a pass broken up by Nickell Robey-Coleman #23 of the Los Angeles Rams during the fourth quarter in the NFC Championship game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 20, 2019 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Sean Payton and the New Orleans Saints are furious with the controversial no-call late in the fourth quarter of today's NFC Championship Game.

The Saints fell to the Rams, 26-23, in overtime at the the NFC Championship Game. New Orleans was on the receiving end of a bad missed call late in the fourth quarter that helped keep the Rams alive.

New Orleans should've gotten a pass interference call on a third-down conversion, but no flag was thrown.

Payton revealed after the game that the NFL told him there should've been a flag.

"Just getting off the phone with the league office ... they blew the call," Payton said.

The Rams' defensive back who committed the no-call penalty, cornerback Nickell Robey-Coleman, was brutally honest about it after the game. "I just know that I got there before the ball got there and I whacked his ass," he told reporters.

ESPN's Adam Schefter is among those criticizing the NFL for the officiating on the play.

"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.

This is clearly something that the Saints won't be getting over anytime soon - or maybe ever.