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Saints WR Michael Thomas Has A Message For Roger Goodell

Roger Goodell talking at a podium at the NFL Draft.

CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 28: NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell speaks during the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University on April 28, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jon Durr/Getty Images)

While many NFL fans are taking the officials to task over the egregious no-call pass interference play in the NFC Championship Game, Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas is taking a different approach.

Taking to Twitter on Monday, Thomas is trying to appeal directly to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.

Specifically, Thomas sent a tweet to the NFL referencing "Rule 17, Section 2, Article 3" of the NFL rules allow the NFL Commissioner to either reverse or reschedule a game at his discretion.

The intention is clearly to get Goodell to give the Saints a do-over after the controversial play that altered the course of the game.

Thomas would follow up that Tweet by calling out Goodell and demanding that he "pick up the phone."

On the play in question, a Rams defender struck Saints wide receiver Tommylee Lewis as he was angling to catch a pass from Drew Brees.

No flag was thrown, though NFL officials reportedly told Saints head coach Sean Payton afterwards that they simply missed the pass interference call.

The Saints settle for a field goal, which the Rams would match with their own and send into overtime.

In overtime, the Rams sealed the win on a 57-yard field goal from kicker Greg Zeurlein.

Suffice it to say, Michael Thomas wants a higher authority to make up for the officials' mistakes.