The new season of The Amazing Race features 11 teams -- including former NFL cheerleaders, TMZ personalities and a couple whose Amazing Race-themed marriage proposal went vital -- running around the world in a quest for the grand prize. The Season kicks on Friday, Sept. 25 at 8/9c on CBS, when the teams will take off from Venice Beach, Calif. and travel to Rio de Janeiro, where they immediately encounter a potentially game-changing fast forward. So, who should you cheer for? Click ahead to meet the new teams!
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