Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Kenny Pickett may not open the 2022 common season because the crew’s starter however that’s not retaining followers from being enthusiastic about his NFL future. On Wednesday, NFL Shop launched their prime 10 record of participant jerseys bought to date for 2022 and the Steelers rookie quarterback out of the University of Pittsburgh is ranked fourth total on it.
The hottest unis available on the market 👀
Whose jersey are you getting subsequent? pic.twitter.com/TA9ppNAgPZ
— NFL (@NFL) June 29, 2022
Of the ten gamers on the record, Pickett is the one rookie and that speaks volumes. The record consists of eight quarterbacks in complete of which he’s clearly one among. The three gamers ranked forward of him on the 2022 jersey promoting record at this level are Denver Broncos quarterback Russell Wilson, Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen and Las Vegas Raiders large receiver Davante Adams. Wilson and Adams are new members of their respective groups on account of each being traded earlier within the offseason.
Pickett is ranked one spot larger than Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady, who determined to not retire this previous offseason after indicating earlier within the yr that he can be. The Steelers will host the Buccaneers at Heinz Field in Week 6 and it is going to be attention-grabbing to see if Pickett has performed any significant offensive snaps by then.
Rounding out the underside 5 on the top-selling jersey record are New England Patriots quarterback Mac Jones, Los Angeles Rams large receiver Cooper Kupp, Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert, Kanas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes and Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow.
The Steelers will open their 2022 common season on the street towards the Bengals and so it’s uncertain you’ll see very many Steelers followers donning Pickett’s jersey at that contest. The Steelers 2022 dwelling opener is in Week 2 towards the Patriots and that’s when you may count on to see a ton of followers in Pickett’s No. 8 jersey.
Pickett was the one and solely quarterback chosen within the first spherical of the NFL Draft in 2022. He’s at present listed as +155 odds to be the crew’s Week 1 beginning quarterback this yr, in response to BetUS. Veteran quarterback Mitch Trubisky, who was signed as a free agent again in March, is the present favourite to be the Steelers Week 1 starter at -220 odds.
Should the Steelers begin Pickett Week 1? Here are the chances from @BetUS_Official to be their beginning QB that day:
Mitchell Trubisky -220
Kenny Pickett +155
— Odds Shark (@OddsShark) June 29, 2022