The WWE is almost ready to rumble.
In just four days, the company will kick off the new year with the 2012 Royal Rumble, the first official step on the road to WrestleMania.
What goes down in St. Louis on Sunday is going to have a huge effect on the WWE going forward, and to be honest, I'm not sure what will actually happen at the first PPV of the year.
There are plenty of intriguing matches that will take place, including the unpredictable 30-Man Royal Rumble, so we can't be 100 percent certain what's in store for us.
But I think we will indeed be shocked more than once by the time the pay-per-view concludes.
Here are 10 huge surprises we could see at the 2012 Royal Rumble.