As the honorary first post in our new video blog, we present you with a cheerleader story with production value.

We could spout on and on about how it's a great tale of personal sacrifice and dedication, and that we're impressed with the Ravens cheerleading squad's commitment to "real" cheerleading, relatively speaking. But really, just enjoy the show. And the hair flips. Especially the slow motion hair flips.

Ravens rule the skies from Reuters Pictures Washington on Vimeo.

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Shameless? Sure. We all have our weaknesses. For many, that weakness is cheerleaders. Happy to help feed the beast in many of you.

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