Victor Cruz cracks top 10 in best-selling jerseys for first time
Giants wideout Victor Cruz came in at no. 9 in NFL jersey sales on NFLShop.com for the period from April 1 to Sept. 30, according to ESPN. It was the first time Cruz made it in the top 10, tweeted Darren Rovell:
Victor Cruz now has the 9th best selling jersey in the NFL, 1st time he's cracked the top 10.—
darren rovell (@darrenrovell) October 03, 2012
Cruz, an undrafted free agent out of the University of Massachusetts, was signed by the Giants in 2010 and had a breakout year last season with 82 receptions and 1,536 yards. Cruz is second on the team with 97 yards per game behind only Hakeem Nicks (118.5).
Cruz was only the second non-quarterback on the list; the top three were Peyton Manning, Robert Griffin III and Tim Tebow.