Post Cancel. Second, they changed some of the squad's dancing moves to feature stronger and bigger arm motions. While there have been stuntmen on NFL cheer squads in the past, cheerleaders Quinton Peron and Napoleon Jinnies will be the first men to fully take part and dance the same moves with the female cheerleaders in their team at the game. Brain Finke ] Jinnies, a freelance makeup artist, beauty blogger, and Disneyland dancer, says that he, like Peron, showed up to tryouts in the spring on the urging of his dance friends. In the middle of skirts and boots and pompoms, they are the dudes in the stretch slacks and stretch tops and Nikes.
Peron and Jinnies already made history when they joined the team at the start of the season becoming the first male cheerleaders ever in the NFL. You are now following this newsletter. If you attended a Rams game at the Coliseum, you saw them. We want to see the guys,'" veteran cheerleader Justene Alpert said.
Male cheerleaders have had a presence in high school and college stunt-heavy cheerleading teams for years, but they have been largely absent from the cheerleading squads of pro teams.