Tim Tebow : Tops with NFL Jersey Sales and Fan Support

May 1, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

A funny thing has happened over at the NFL online store. The number one selling jersey isn't future Hall of Famer QB Brett Favre , or Super Bowl MVP Drew Brees . It's not Defensive Player of the Year, Charles Woodson , and it's not the No. 1 pick of the 2010 draft, Sam Bradford .
The top selling jersey is that of Denver rookie QB, Tim Tebow . Overall pick No. 25.

It's not surprising that a newly drafted QB would have a hot selling jersey. This time last year the top seller belonged to Mark Sanchez , QB for the New York Jets. The difference is Sanchez was a top 10 pick, and had been projected to be a top 10 pick, and subsequently the future franchise QB for his new team.

There was no consensus projection for Tebow. There was, in fact, a substantial thought he would go in the late rounds, possibly even be left undrafted. But Denver Broncos coach Josh McDaniels sees something in Tebow worth the investment. McDaniels made the decision to give up a 2nd, 3rd and 4th...

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