The latest sales figures for the Licensed NFL Merchandise market have been released by SportsTrend.Info, the source for product sales information the sporting goods industry.

Using the most current point-of-sale data compiled from the nation's leading sporting goods retailers, department stores and specialty stores, SportsTrend.Info each week tracks exactly what products consumers are purchasing, as well as where and at what prices.

The top-selling NFL merchandise, based on dollars sold, for the week ending October 8, 2000, are as follows:

1. Nike Team Sports - Raiders Charles Woodson alternate jersey
2. Nike Team Sports - Falcons Jamal Anderson alternate jersey
3. Logo Athletic, Inc - Rams replica jersey
4. Logo Athletic, Inc - Eddie George NFL replica jersey
5. Logo Athletic, Inc - Titans Jerome Kearse alternate jersey, red
6. Nike Team Sports - Cowboys Emmit Smith alternate jersey, royal
7. Champion - Titans Eddie George NFL replica jersey
8. Nike Team Sports - Giants Jason Sehorn jersey, royal
9. Logo Athletic - Randy Moss NFL replica jersey
10. Nike - Denver Broncos men's crinkle lined jacket

With the football season in full swing, licensed merchandise sales for the National Football League are also heating up. Nine of the top 10 selling products in this category are jerseys. In the wake of the Oakland Raiders' fast start, Raiders star cornerback Charles Woodson alternate jersey leads all NFL licensed merchandise sales in terms of dollars sold, netting more than $130,000 for the week. The Nike Team Sports (Beaverton, Ore.) product is accompanied by another NTS jersey at the top of the week's list: the Falcons Jamal Anderson alternate jersey. Logo Athletic Inc posts strong sales this week, with three of the top five sellers: the Rams replica jersey, the Eddie George NFL replica jersey, and the Titans Jerome Kearse alternate jersey, red. All three Logo Athletic jerseys increased sales from the previous week to climb the sales chart.

At number six is the Nike Team Sports Cowboys Emmit Smith alternate jersey, royal. The NTS Emmitt Smith Jersey increased sales by nearly 11 percent from the previous week. The lone Champion product on this week's list, the Champion Titans Eddie George NFL replica jersey, increased sales by a remarkable 36 per cent to rank seventh.

At number eight is the Nike Team Sports Giants Jason Sehorn jersey, royal. The Jason Sehorn Jersey gives Nike Team Sports four top-10 products for the week. The Logo Athletic, Inc. Randy Moss NFL replica jersey, Logo Athletic's fourth top-10 product, increased sales to move into the ninth spot. Rounding out this week's list of the most popular NFL merchandise is the Nike Denver Broncos men's crinkle lined jacket. The only non-jersey on this week's list, the Nike Denver Broncos jacket increased sales by nearly 10 percent from the previous week.

SportsTrend.Info is designed to provide weekly, point-of-sale data with the highest possible degree of accuracy and integrity. Functioning as a central clearinghouse for sports industry data, SportsTrend.Info enables its subscribers to access comprehensive reports from a wide variety of perspectives. All of the nation's major retailers are included in surveys. Mass merchandisers, smaller chains and independent retail outlets are included in order to provide a comprehensive basis for the generated reports.