Robert Griffin III set a record for jersey sales in a year

rg3 jerseyAccording to Darren Rovell of ESPN, Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III set a new record by selling the most jersey ever in one fiscal year.

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III not only ended the year with the best selling jersey in the league, more of his No. 10 jerseys were sold in the NFL this fiscal year than any jersey in league history.

Exact sales numbers on NFLShop.com from April 1, 2012, to March 1, 2013, were not revealed by the NFL.

Peyton Manning’s Broncos jersey came in second.

New Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning came in second in jersey sales and sold the third most in a single year, undoubtedly boosted by the league’s new Nike apparel deal.Brett Favre’s Minnesota Vikings (2009) and New York Jets jerseys (2008) are the second- and fourth-best-selling jerseys in a single season.