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Carson Wentz Takes a Top Spot in NFL Jersey and Apparel Sales



    Carson Wentz Takes a Top Spot in NFL Jersey and Apparel Sales
    Carson Wentz takes a top spot in NFL jersey and apparel sales

    Carson Wentz's rookie season had plenty of ups and downs, but fans are buying in. 


    According to the NFL Players Association, Wentz ranked fifth on their list of officially licensed player merchandise from March 1, 2016 through Nov. 30, 2016. Wentz is the only Eagle on the list. 

    On the list, which is the first to include part of the 2016 season, Wentz was behind just Tom Brady, Ezekiel Elliott, Dez Bryant and Odell Beckham Jr. He was just ahead of Russell Wilson, Aaron Rodgers, Dak Prescott, Rob Gronkowski and Cam Newton. 

    The NFC East is home to five of the top 10 players on the list and four of the top five. 

    Wentz was the No. 1 seller for player-identified caps from New Era and Lids and led sales of kids jerseys, fleece and t-shirts from Outerstuff. He was also No. 1 in pet jerseys sold by Fanatics. 

    Here's the entire list: 

    1. Tom Brady, QB, New England Patriots
    2. Ezekiel Elliott, RB, Dallas Cowboys
    3. Dez Bryant, WR, Dallas Cowboys
    4. Odell Beckham Jr., WR, New York Giants
    5. Carson Wentz, QB, Philadelphia Eagles
    6. Russell Wilson, QB, Seattle Seahawks
    7. Aaron Rodgers, QB, Green Bay Packers
    8. Dak Prescott, QB, Dallas Cowboys
    9. Rob Gronkowski, TE, New England Patriots
    10. Cam Newton, QB, Carolina Panthers
    11. Antonio Brown, WR, Pittsburgh Steelers
    12. J.J. Watt, DE, Houston Texans
    13. Jason Witten, TE, Dallas Cowboys
    14. Tony Romo, QB, Dallas Cowboys
    15. Von Miller, LB, Denver Broncos
    16. Derek Carr, QB, Oakland Raiders
    17. Todd Gurley, RB, Los Angeles Rams
    18. Luke Kuechly, LB, Carolina Panthers
    19. Amari Cooper, WR, Oakland Raiders
    20. Khalil Mack, LB, Oakland Raiders
    21. Richard Sherman, DB, Seattle Seahawks
    22. Ben Roethlisberger, QB, Pittsburgh Steelers
    23. Clay Matthews, LB, Green Bay Packers
    24. Le'Veon Bell, RB, Pittsburgh Steelers
    25. Jordy Nelson, WR, Green Bay Packers
    26. Julian Edelman, WR, New England Patriots
    27. Larry Fitzgerald, WR, Arizona Cardinals
    28. Marcus Mariota, QB, Tennessee Titans
    29. Drew Brees, QB, New Orleans Saints
    30. Andrew Luck, QB, Indianapolis Colts
    31. Julio Jones, WR, Atlanta Falcons
    32. Eli Manning, QB, New York Giants
    33. Navorro Bowman, LB, San Francisco 49ers
    34. Teddy Bridgewater, QB, Minnesota Vikings
    35. Jameis Winston, QB, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
    36. DeAndre Hopkins, WR, Houston Texans
    37. A.J. Green, WR, Cincinnati Bengals
    38. Jared Goff, QB, Los Angeles Rams
    39. Tyler Lockett, WR, Seattle Seahawks
    40. Demaryius Thomas, WR, Denver Broncos
    41. Harrison Smith, DB, Minnesota Vikings
    42. Kirk Cousins, QB, Washington Redskins
    43. Stefon Diggs, WR, Minnesota Vikings
    44. Jarvis Landry, WR, Miami Dolphins
    45. Brandon Marshall, WR, New York Jets
    46. Alshon Jeffery, WR, Chicago Bears
    47. Kam Chancellor, DB, Seattle Seahawks
    48. Carlos Hyde, RB, San Francisco 49ers
    49. Adrian Peterson, RB, Minnesota Vikings
    50. Jimmy Graham, TE, Seattle Seahawks