WWE is generally considered as the pinnacle of Sports Entertainment. The superstars become renowned all over the world and are considered to be superior to wrestlers from other promotions.
While the notion might not be accurate from a talent perspective, the company as such is the best in the world as far as exposure is concerned. So what about those guys who were huge in other promotions, but remained mediocre in the WWE?
Dean Malenko was universally acknowledged as one of the greatest technical wrestlers of his generation and was a big star in WCW,albeit in the cruiserweight division. But his WWE career never really took off and his talents were not properly utilised by the company.
This list takes a look at five other wrestling legends who couldn’t make it big in the WWE for one reason or the other.