In 2011, we saw numerous WWE talents rise to a level we thought they may never get to.
Just to name a few, Zack Ryder won his first-ever singles title in the WWE, Daniel Bryan shockingly won the World Heavyweight Championship and CM Punk had an unforgettable year from start to finish.
On the other side of the equation, however, there were just as many WWE stars who sat back and watched as other performers took the spots that could have been theirs. In some cases, these superstars may have still been getting on TV, but they weren't winning titles or finding themselves involved in high-profile story lines.
For whatever reason, they just weren't put in a spot to succeed. But I'm here to put them in the spotlight today.
Here are the WWE's 10 most underutilized and under-appreciated wrestlers in 2011.