He’s one of the most popular players in Kansas City Chiefs history. Now, Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes is one of the 10 most popular players in the league in 2018, according to the NFLPA Top 50 Player Sales List.
Mahomes, who just won the 2018 NFL MVP Award, finished seventh in merchandise.
Those ahead of Mahomes on the list:
1. Tom Brady (Patriots quarterback)
2. Dak Prescott (Cowboys quarterback)
3. Saquon Barkley (Giants running back)
4. Ezekiel Elliot (Cowboys running back)
5. Aaron Rodgers (Packers quarterback)
6. Carson Wentz (Eagles quarterback)
The list includes NFL player-branded merchandise sold from online and traditional retail outlets as reported by more than 70 NFL Players Association licensees. Licensed product categories include men’s, women’s and youth game jerseys and T-shirts; player murals; collectible figures; matted and framed photos; bobbleheads; drinkware; calendars; puzzles; and holiday ornaments.
It should be noted that those ahead of Mahomes on the list come from much larger markets than the Kansas City area
Rounding out the top 10 with Patrick Mahomes are Steelers receiver Antonio Brown, Texans QB Deshaun Watson and Bears edge rusher Khalil Mack, the only defensive player on the list.