The former House Speaker and Republican candidate for president tweeted Tuesday that the referees were wrong, and called the previous night's game “infuriating.”


Referees decided Seattle had completed a Hail Mary touchdown pass on the last play of the game, resulting in a win for the Seattle Seahawks, 14-12. The NFL said Tuesday that the ruling was final.

Gingrich was not the only one weighing in Tuesday on the disputed call and the NFL lockout, which resulted in the use of replacement referees. Mitt Romney, his GOP vice presidential candidate Paul RyanPaul Ryan3 reasons Devin Nunes must step away from the Trump probe Wounded Ryan faces new battle Can Trump rebound after failure on healthcare bill? MORE, President Obama and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) all addressed the controversy and called for an end to the lockout.