NFL followers will see historical past made this season, and it has nothing to do with what goes on between the goalposts.
The Los Angeles Rams and the New Orleans Saints may have male cheerleaders dancing on their squads for the primary time.
Dancers Quinton Peron and Napoleon Jinnies have been making ready for the NFL season since they made the Rams cheerleading squad in March.
“Nonetheless cannot consider I am one of many first males in historical past to be a professional NFL cheerleader!” Jinnies tweeted after being chosen.
Different groups, just like the Indianapolis Colts and the Baltimore Ravens, have stuntmen, USA At present reported, however Peron and Jinnies can be dancing alongside their feminine teammates and doing the identical strikes.
Peron and Jinnies’ success impressed 25-year-old Jesse Hernandez to check out for the New Orleans Saints’ Saintsations cheerleading staff.
He instructed CNN affiliate KATC that his mother despatched him a hyperlink with their story.
“She instructed me it was my time to shine,” he stated in a video posted earlier than his ultimate audition. “The method has been nice, everybody has been very nice to me and I am unable to wait to see the place this goes.”