DENVER
05/21/2010 07:23 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Tim Tebow Counterfeit Jerseys Confiscated In Florida

The Tebow craze has officially reached global proportions with the confiscation of several counterfeit Tebow Jerseys from China.

Last week, U.S. Customs & Border Protection in Tampa seized $8,175 in counterfeit sports jerseys arriving from China and destined for Tampa Bay flea markets, [U.S. Customs & Border Protection spokesman Daniel] Keefe said. Among the jerseys: four of Evan Longoria, two of Carl Crawford and several of Tim Tebow.

Keefe told the Tribune that the Jerseys "were good quality [counterfeits], and they had the hologram that you're supposed to have on the official garment."

Tebow, the Broncos' rookie fourth-string quarterback, led the entire NFL in Jersey sales for the month of April.