Las animadoras del deporte más importante de Estados Unidos son tan importantes como los touchdown anotados o la actuación de los quarterbacks. Por estos días que empieza la nueva temporada del fútbol americano de la NFL hacemos un recorrido por la historia de los atuendos de las cheerleaders para ver cómo ha sido la evolución de la moda tanto en el vestuario, los peinados y la cantidad de piel descubierta.
Dallas Cowboys cheerleaders during a 16-13 loss to the Baltimore Colts in Super Bowl V on January 17, 1971 at the Orange Bowl in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Vernon Biever/Getty Images) ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 8: The Atlanta Falcons cheerleaders cheer on the the field during an NFL game against the Detroit Lions at Fulton-County Stadium on October 8, 1972 in Atlanta, Georgia. The Lions defeated the Falcons 26-23. (Photo by Bob Verlin/Getty Images) A member of the Honey Bears, the Chicago Bears cheerleaders, performs in 1979. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images) 26 Jan 1986: Halftime brings out some excitement in the form of lovely ladies onto the field of the Louisiana Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana during Superbowl XX where the Chicago Bears meet the New England Patriots. The Bears defeated the Patriots 46 General view of a Los Angeles Rams cheerleader looking on during a game between the Rams and the San Francisco 49ers at Anaheim Stadium in Anaheim, California. The 49ers won the game 24-21. 16 Oct 1988: A Miami Dolphins cheerleader looks on during a game against the San Diego Chargers at Joe Robbie Stadium in Miami, Florida. The Dolphins won the game, 31-28. Mandatory Credit: Allen Dean Steele /Allsport 30 Oct 1988: A Buffalo Bills Cheerleader is on the field during half time at the game against the Green Bay Packers. The Bills defeated the Packers 28-0. Mandatory Credit: Rick Stewart /Allsport LOS ANGELES - NOVEMBER 26: The Raiderettes cheerleaders looks on during a game between the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Raiders at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on November 26, 1989 in Los Angeles, California. The Raiders won 24-21. (Photo by George Rose/Getty Images) The Philadelphia Eagles cheerleaders perform in the rain during the Eagles 21-7 loss to the Los Angeles Rams in the 1989 NFC Wild Card Playoff Game on December 31, 1989 at Veterans Stadium in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images) 10 Sep 1989: A Philadelphia Eagles cheerleader looks on during a game against the Seattle Seahawks at Veteran's Stadium in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Eagles won the game, 31-7. Mandatory Credit: Doug Pensinger /Allsport SAN FRANCISCO - DECEMBER 1: The 49ers Cheerleaders perform during a game between New Orleans Saints and the San Francisco 49ers at Candlestick Park on December 1, 1991 in San Francisco, California. The 49ers won 38-24. (Photo by George Rose/Getty Images) 25 Oct 1992: Miami Dolphins cheerleaders look on during a game against the Indianapolis Colts at Joe Robbie Stadium in Miami, Florida. The Colts won the game, 31-20. Mandatory Credit: Chris Cole /Allsport PASADENA, CA - 1993: Three members of the Dallas Cowboy Cheerleaders pose in the tunnel at the Rose Bowl during a 1993 Pasadena, California, halftime portrait. The Buffalo Bills lost to the Dallas Cowboys 52 to 17. (Photo by George Rose/Getty Images) 12 Sep 1993: New England Patriots Cheerleaders perform during the game against the Detroit Lions. The Lions defeated the Patriots 19-16 in overtime. Mandatory Credit: Rick Stewart /Allsport SAN FRANCISCO, CA - DECEMBER 25: The San Francisco 49ers cheerleaders perform during an NFL game against the Houston Oilers at Candlestick Park on December 25, 1993 in San Francisco, California. The Oilers defeated the 49ers 10-7. (Photo by Joseph Patronite/Getty Images) Cheerleaders perform at the NFL Pro Bowl, a 20-13 NFC victory on February 4, 1996, at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, Hawaii. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** View of Cheerleader By: Ronald Martinez Getty Images Sport PHILADELPHIA - SEPTEMBER 16: A Philadelphia Eagles cheerleader performs during a game against the Baltimore Ravens on September 17, 2012 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Eagles won 24-23. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Philadelphia Eagles/Getty Images) Cheerleaders from the Oakland Raiders stand on the sidelines during Super Bowl XXXVII versus Tampa Bay. (Photo by Jason Nevader/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** BALTIMORE - SEPTEMBER 17: A cheerleader for the Baltimore Ravens cheers against the Oakland Raiders at M&T Bank Stadium on September 17, 2006 in Baltimore, Maryland. The Ravens defeated the Raiders 28-6. (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images) EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - AUGUST 14: New York Jets cheerleaders perform against the St. Louis Rams during their preseason game at Giants Stadium on August 14, 2009 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images) MINNEAPOLIS, MN - AUGUST 17: A cheerleader for the Minnesota Vikings performs before the game between the Minnesota Vikings and the Buffalo Bills on August 17, 2012 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images) KANSAS CITY, MO - AUGUST 24: Kansas City Chiefs cheerleaders pose for a photo during the NFL preseason game between the Seattle Seahawks and the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium on August 24, 2012 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images) ARLINGTON, TX - AUGUST 29: The Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders perform at Cowboys Stadium on August 29, 2012 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images) MIAMI GARDENS, FL - AUGUST 24: A member of the Miami Dolphins Cheerleaders performs during the game against the Atlanta Falcons at Sun Life Stadium on August 24, 2012 in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images) LANDOVER, MD - AUGUST 25: Washington Redskins cheerleaders entertain on the field during a preseason NFL game against the Indianapolis Colts at FedEx Field on August 25, 2012 in Landover, Maryland. The Redskins beat the Colts 30-17. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images) LANDOVER, MD - AUGUST 29: A Washington Redskins cheerleader preforms during the Redskins and Tampa Bay Buccaneers game at FedExField on August 29, 2012 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images) HOUSTON, TX- SEPTEMBER 09: Houston Texans cheerleaders cheer while the Miami Dolphins play against the Houston Texans during the season opener at Reliant Stadium on September 9, 2012 in Houston, Texas. The Houston Texas won 30 to 10. (Photo by Thomas B. Shea/Getty Images) NEW ORLEANS, LA - SEPTEMBER 09: A New Orleans Saints cheerleader at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on September 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)