A cheerleader has filed a Class Action Complaint against the Cincinnati Bengals, claiming she is underpaid for the hours of work she puts in for the team. Alexa Brenneman, a member of the Ben-Gals from approximately May through Jan. , alleges she is compensated, at most, $90 per home game. Alexa Brenneman, a Bengals cheerleader, is suing the team and the organization for paying the girls less than minimum wage. After calculations including mandatory practices and other appearances, the Ben-Gals get paid around $ per hour, which is lower than the Ohio minimum wage of $ There have been several lawsuits against NFL teams brought on by former cheerleaders another one recently settled. Bengals cheerleader Alexa Brenneman filed a class-action suit in against the team for violation of federal employment laws.