athletes The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History

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The "other guys."  You know, those guys on the tag team that you don't REALLY care about. Or maybe you do. Maybe you love these guys they just aren't getting as big of a push as their tag team partner. Maybe they're BETTER than they're tag team partner but the stars just never seem to align for these poor, poor, wrestlers.

These are the best second bananas in wrestling history. It's a story about the guys that could just never quite get out of the shadow of their tag team partner or the other guys in their stable. Again, many of these men were/are tremendously skilled WWE Superstars or WCW wrestlers, but they just could never quite... you know. ... Never quite. They just could never get over that imaginary hill into superstardom.

Did we forget anybody? Probably. They're second bananas. Add them now!

From Marty Janetty to Arn Anderson to Matt Hardy and beyond, who do you think is wrestlings best "other guy?" Cast your votes now or be a second banana forever!
 

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Arn Anderson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Arn Anderson age 58 - #1 banana, Ric Flair

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Jim Neidhart is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Jim Neidhart age 62 - #1 banana, Bret Hart

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Christian is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Christian age 43 - #1 banana, Edge

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Marty Jannetty is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Marty Jannetty age 57 - #1 banana, Shawn Michaels

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Matt Hardy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Matt Hardy age 42 - #1 banana, Jeff Hardy

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Brutus Beefcake is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Brutus The Barber Beefcake age 59 - #1 banana, Hulk Hogan

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Paul Orndorff is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Paul Orndorff age 67 - #1 banana, Hulk Hogan

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Larry Zbyszko is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Larry Zbyszko age 65 - #1 banana, Bruno Sammartino

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Sean Waltman is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
X-Pac age 44 - #1 banana, Degeneration-X, Shawn Michaels, Triple H

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Stevie Ray is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Stevie Ray age 58 - #1 banana, Booker T

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Chris Benoit is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Chris Benoit Died at 40 (1967-2007) - #1 banana, Bret Hart

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Mr. Fuji is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Mr. Fuji age 81 - # 1 banana, Professor Toru Tanaka

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Chavo Guerrero, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Chavo Guerrero, Jr. age 46 - #1 banana, Eddie Guerrero 

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Crash Holly is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Crash Holly Died at 32 (1971-2003) - #1 banana, Bob Holly

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Mike Jones is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Virgil age 54 - #1 banana, Ted DiBiase, Everyone.

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Dolph Ziggler is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Dolph Ziggler age 36 - #1 banana, Kerwin White

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Lou Albano is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Lou Albano Died at 76 (1933-2009) - # 1 banana, Tony Altomare

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Ted DiBiase, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Ted DiBiase, Jr. age 34 - #1 banana, Randy Orton

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Charlie Hass is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Charlie Hass #1 banana, Shelton Benjamin, Kurt Angle

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Xavier Woods is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Xavier Woods age 30 - #1 banana, Kofi Kingston &

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Justin Gabriel is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Justin Gabriel age 36 - #1 banana, The rest of Nexus 

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Mike Polchlopek is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Bart Gunn age 53 - #1 banana, Billy Gunn

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Blackjack Lanza is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Blackjack Lanza age 81 - # 1 banana, Black Jack Mulligan

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Adam Birch is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Joey Mercury age 37 - #1 banana, Johnny Nitro

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Spike Dudley is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Spike Dudley age 46

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David Hart Smith is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
David Hart Smith age 31 - #1 banana, Tyson Kidd

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Alex Riley is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Alex Riley #1 banana, The Miz

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Disco Inferno is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Disco Inferno age 48

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Professor Tanaka is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Professor Tanaka Died at 70 (1930-2000)

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Mr. Wrestling II is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History

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Travis Tomko is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Tomko age 41 - #1 banana, Christian

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Norman Smiley is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Norman Smiley age 52

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JTG is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
JTG age 32 - #1 banana, Shad

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The Spirit Squad is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
The Spirit Squad (Besides Dolph Ziggler) #1 banana, Dolph Ziggler (Nicky)

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Arnold Skaaland is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Arnold Skaaland Died at 82 (1925-2007) - # 1 banana, Spiros Arion

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Johnny Valiant is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Johnny Valiant age 70 - #1 banana, Jimmy Valiant

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Johnny Rodz is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Johnny Rodz age 78 - #1 banana, Ivan Putski

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Chuck Palumbo is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Chuck Palumbo age 45 - #1 banana, Billy Gunn

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Mo is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Mo age 52 - #1 banana, Mabel 

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Paul Vachon is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Paul Vachon age 78 - #1 banana, Maurice Vachon

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Henry O. Godwinn is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Henry O. Godwinn age 53 - #1 banana, Phineas Godwinn

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Jinder Mahal is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Jinder Mahal #1 banana, Heath Slater

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NovA is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
NovA 48 - 1st Banana, the rest of the BWO

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Gene Anderson is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Gene Anderson Died at 58 (1933-1991)

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Jon Heidenreich is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Heidenreich age 44 - #1 banana, Road Warrior Animal

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Jules Strongbow Died at 23 (1952-1975) - #1 banana, Chief Jay Strongbow

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Jon Hugger is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Johnny Stamboli age 39 - #1 banana, Nunzio and the F.B.I

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Epico is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Epico age 35 - #1 banana, The rest of the Colons.

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Lodi is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Second Bananas in Wrestling History
Lodi age 46 - #1 banana, Lenny

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Pat Barrett age 75 - #1 banana, Dominic DeNucci