Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email. Also unsettling: They said the team collected their passports early in the weeklong trip. Citing interviews with five cheerleaders who were there, the Times ' Juliet Macur reports that the women were unhappy with their lack of privacy — and worried that the team wasn't concerned enough with their safety. Captain Susan's shoot is underway! Their complaints cite discrimination and describe a controlling environment that also limits cheerleaders' ability to profit from their careers. When the Times contacted the NFL about its Washington story, a spokesman said the league "has no role in how the clubs which have cheerleaders utilize them. Each Redskin cheerleader is contractually protected to ensure a safe and constructive environment.
Jasmin. Age: 23.
Several said the order came from the squad's director.
Sofia. Age: 30.
Washington's NFL Cheerleaders Say They Had To Pose Topless As VIPs Watched
The team told the Times that it normally collects passports on international trips as a matter of security. Each Redskin cheerleader is contractually protected to ensure a safe and constructive environment. The cheerleading squad's director, Stephanie Jojokian, told the Times that she doesn't agree with the depiction of the trip.