Andrew Whitworth Of The Los Angeles Rams Says Saints Complaints Are An "Excuse"


When the New Orleans Saints misplaced to the Los Angeles Rams within the NFC Championship recreation on Sunday, there was loads of debate surrounding the missed move interference name that some really feel price the Saints the sport. Saints followers and gamers have known as for the sport to be replayed, or have simply continued responsible the referee’s determination for the loss. Rams offensive deal with Andrew Whitworth went on The Rich Eisen Show and defined that the Saints ought to simply transfer on.

Per The Rich Eisen Show:

“You see the arguments from among the Saints’ gamers concerning the rule concerning the commissioner restarting the sport over or from that time or no matter. My argument to that may be, Rich, is then Jared Goff obtained a facemask on the second down on the possession earlier than that was not known as. That’d be first-and-goal on the 1 down three factors. If you take a look at our odds from the 1 this season, that is seven factors. So, they’d be down 4, and a area aim would not matter. They would have needed to rating in that scenario both means.”

Whitworth continued by saying that the Rams needed to exit and win the sport themselves, with the extra time giving the Saints one other probability to win as nicely.

“So, it is simply a type of issues that is a slippery slope, and it is an excuse. [However] you narrow it. And the truth is that they obtained soccer after that snap. They performed in extra time with the soccer. New England had the identical scenario and received the sport. They did not rating; we did,” Whitworth defined.

The Rams play the New England Patriots within the Super Bowl on February third in Atlanta.