Tom Brady jersey sales surge following Wells Report

Tuesday May 12th, 2015

Tom Brady jersey sales have surged since the Wells Report was released last week, according to data from

Since the report was released on May 6, Brady's No. 12 has been the NFL's best-selling jersey, aside from draft picks Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariota.

On Monday, the NFL suspended Brady four games for his role in deflating footballs before the Patriots' AFC Championship Game victory over the Indianapolis Colts, after investigator Ted Wells found it "more probable than not" that Brady was aware of the illicit activity.

Brady paraphernalia has spiked 100% since his suspension was announced Monday, according to a representative from 

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In October 2014, the NFL Players Association released a list indicating that Brady's was the fourth-highest-selling jersey in the NFL from June 1 through Aug. 31.

- Alex Putterman

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