Fans of the USA's National Football League (NFL) will be in for a . For the first time , an NFL team will have male cheerleaders in its . The Los Angeles Rams have recruited two men as of its official spirit squad (the often given to the cheerleader team). Quinton Peron and Napoleon Jinnies will be the first men in NFL to perform the same dance routines alongside their female . Other NFL teams have men who perform , but they do not dance. Quinton and Napoleon are both classically trained dancers with years of performing experience. They were selected after impressing in a rigorous three-week-long process of auditions and interviews.
The captain of the LA Rams cheerleader squad, Emily Leibert, enthused about her new in an interview on the TV show Good Morning America. She said: "They really just fit the to be a Los Angeles Rams cheerleader. They are ; they are eloquent; they are more than to be ambassadors out in the community." Leibert added: "They bring so much and there's something so about their performance that you really can't take your off them." Napoleon was equally enthusiastic about joining the Rams. He praised the team for welcoming and said he was "humbled" by his new role. He said he wanted to prove that " can dance too".