Earlier this week, it was announced that a battle royal would be held during the Night of Champions YouTube preshow to determine the No. 1 contender to Antonio Cesaro's United States Championship.
The creation of the battle royal is both exiting yet problematic at the same time, as it shows how little emphasis the WWE has been placing on a title that once held a high level of esteem.
Nonetheless, the idea of having a battle royal to determine the No. 1 contender is an interesting one as a sets up future feuds between the current champion and other currently unused WWE superstars.
What follows is a list of potential No. 1 contenders for Antonio Cesaro's United States Championship.