With excitement building for the upcoming season, the summer is the time to get your favorite team’s jersey for the upcoming season. Dick’s Sporting Goods released its Football Jersey Report on Wednesday, and Big Blue showed up big.
According to the report, second overall pick Saquon Barkley ranked No. 1 in jersey sales for the company. These numbers only include jerseys that were sold at Dick’s Sporting Goods or online at DicksSportingGoods.com. Barkley finished ahead of notable names like Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz (No. 2) and Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott (No. 3).
The Giants as a team also came out on top. Big Blue was named as the best selling team jersey in the NFL at Dicks. The three top teams on the list all came from the NFC East, with the Eagles coming in at No. 2 and the Cowboys at No. 3.
The jersey sales show a building excitement for the Giants’ 2018 season. Now, Giants fans are just waiting to see if Barkley can live up to his jersey sales and top-2 pick potential.