The Packers don't have them and neither do the Steelers yet for football fans they are as much a part of the game as tailgating and spilling your drink! They are the cheerleaders, often portrayed as spunky overenthusiastic pretty people who really get the crowd whipped into a frenzy. I like cheerleaders, I was one, bet you didn't know that! There are some other people, a lot more famous than me that also led the cheers from the sidelines during the big game, some of the names just might surprise you!

As the Super Bowl approaches, we were sad to learn that there would be no cheerleaders on the sidelines for either the Green Bay Packers or the Pittsburgh Steelers. The teams are one of a very few in the NFL that don’t have their own cheerleading squads. Too bad. But just imagine what the game would be like with these celebs shouting encouragement:

So how many former cheerleaders, drill teamers, dance teamers or show choir alumnae do you have in your office? Might be fun to take a poll and get them to do a cheer and send it to us here at 97.3 The Dawg!

(via 16 Celebs Who Were Cheerleaders! | ThirdAge.com Slideshows.)