Fifty-Five-Year-Old Grandma Tries Out for Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders, Tries to ‘Get It Mama’ (Video)

As a 22-year-old, Sharon Simmons wanted to become a Dallas Cowboys cheerleader. She was a single mom at the time, though, and because of that and other reasons, she never got a chance to see it through.

More than 30 years later, she finally has that chance.

Simmons tried out for the prestigious Cowboys cheerleading squad on Saturday in Arlington — as a 55-year-old grandmother.

She already has author, fitness competitor and actor on her resume, so she’s decided to try and add Cowboys cheerleader as well. 

See the video below for her story.

Photo of the Day

It would be easy to make fun of Tom Brady‘s hair (like, really easy), but then you remember who he gets to stand next to.

Fifty-Five-Year-Old Grandma Tries Out for Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders, Tries to 'Get It Mama' (Video)

Quote of the Day

“No, not working in five days has nothing to do with it. It’s all about execution.”
–Jonathan Papelbon offered no excuses after imploding against the Mets on Monday night

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I wish. #crunchwrapsupremesforeveryone

Video of the Day

This gives new meaning to the term “Heads up.”

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