CHICAGO (CBS Chicago/CBS Sports) –Justin Fields hasn’t had the best rookie season on the court with the Bears, but he kills it in the merchandise department.
According to the NFL Players Association, Fields ranked eighth in player merchandise sold last March through February.
He is also the second best rookie behind New England Patriots quarterback Mac Jones.
The top 15 NFL players in merchandise sales rankings are as follows:
1. Tom Brady, QB, Buccaneers
2. Patrick Mahomes, QB, Chiefs
3. Josh Allen, QB, Bills
4. Joe Burrow, QB, Bengals
5. Mac Jones, QB, Patriots
6. Dak Prescott, QB, Cowboys
7. George KittleTE, 49ers
8. Justin Fields, QB, Bears
9. Aaron Rodgers, QB, Packers
10. Justin Herbert, QB, Chargers
11. Lamar Jackson, QB, Ravens
12. TJ Watt, OLB, Steelers
13. CeeDee Lamb, WR, Cowboys
14. Aaron Donald, DT, Rams
15. Nick Chubb, RB, Browns
Despite star power at the position, Lamb is the only receiver to make the top-15. Ja’Marr Chase, the Bengals wide receiver and reigning offensive rookie of the year, finished 17th on the list. Chase was one of nine record rookies to crack the top 50 in jersey and merchandise sales. Jones, Fields, Chase, Steelers running back Najee Harris, Cowboys linebacker Micah Parsons, Jaguars quarterback Trevor Lawrence, Eagles wide DeVonta Smith, 49ers quarterback Trey Lance and quarterback Jets guard Zach Wilson was the most popular retail rookie.
Recently retired quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was one of many other players who led all Highland Mint memorabilia sales. Brady, Burrow, Allen, Kittle and Mahomes had the most popular cumulative jersey sales. This year marked the first time Colts running back Jonathan Taylor and 49ers wide receiver Deebo Samuel finished in the top 50 in jersey and merchandise sales, ranking 40th and 43rd, respectively.