Every year, thousands of young women try out to become a Dallas Cowboy Cheerleader.  Most of these ladies are in their 20's and late teens, perhaps a few in their early 30's, but Sharon Simmons of Carrollton, Texas is trying to raise the bar.

Simmons is almost 56 and a proud grandmother.   

Before you think that this might be some sort of publicity stunt, check out her story and her pictures.