After a week where Tom Brady’s jersey is the biggest news story in the NFL, his #12 is in the news again, for something perhaps equally as unbelievable.
During the month of February, the Patriots quarterback became the only NFL player in history to lead all 50 states in jersey sales.
Tom Brady’s jersey was the top selling jersey in EVERY STATE in February, the 1st time that any player has led sales in all 50 states. pic.twitter.com/vqclmLc3R1
— Only In Boston (@OnlyInBOS) March 24, 2017
Yes, that includes in states where rivals like the Broncos, Colts, Bills, Jets and Dolphins reside. Whether that is due to a nationwide shortage of toilet paper, remains to be seem.
Seven of Brady’s Patriots teammates also cracked the Top 25 in NFL jersey sales in the same month, including Julian Edelman’s No. 11 (2nd) and Rob Gronkowski (4th). After that came names like LeGarrette Blount, James White, Chris Hogan, Danny Amendola and Malcolm Butler.