#GlobalNews: “NFL welcomes its first male cheerleaders this season – National”
We’ll be seeing extra males on the soccer sidelines this season, however they gained’t be within the stands. Rather, for the primary time in NFL historical past, they’ll be dancing alongside the cheerleaders as a part of the squad.
The Los Angeles Rams and the New Orleans Saints will welcome their first male cheerleaders this season. Unlike the Baltimore Ravens and Indianapolis Colts, who’ve males on their squads to carry out stunts, these new male additions to the spirit squads can be dancing alongside their feminine colleagues.
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In an interview with Good Morning America after making the group, Peron and Jinnies detailed their expertise.
“I thought, ‘Why not me? Why can’t I do this?’” Peron stated about his choice to audition for the squad.
They had been amongst 76 finalists, 40 of whom made the group.
“This [audition] was about three weeks long and we had a bunch of rehearsals in between and an extensive interview process, but it was really humbling and amazing to be invited every time you came back,” Jinnies stated.
As it turned out, their story additionally served as an impetus for Hernandez to check out.
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In an interview with KATC, Hernandez stated that his mom alerted him to the information about Jinnies and Peron, which impressed him to provide it a go.
“She told me it was my time to shine,” he stated in a YouTube video main as much as his ultimate audition. “The process has been great. Everyone has been really nice to me and I can’t wait to see where this goes.”
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