6. Samoa Joe – A longtime fan favorite from many different promotions, Samoa Joe would fit extremely well into the spot of nasty heel who the baby face has to take down, at any cost. He is quite possibly the best heel to take over for anyone contending for the crown of Best Heel, yet he is more over with the audience than he could be a hero.
Samoa Joe has always been the antithesis of what WWE likes and loves, which may be what brings us smart marks to love him so much. That being said, he is most likely not to win the Rumble itself, but will definitely make a huge impact that will force the universe to take his work seriously. Imagine a Samoa Joe vs AJ Styles WrestleMania match…. Hmmmm….