Ranking WWE's 5 Best 'Hillbilly' Gimmick Wrestlers Ever

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Ranking WWE's 5 Best 'Hillbilly' Gimmick Wrestlers Ever
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In WWE's world of heroes and warriors, monsters and sadists, there have also been a number of country-bumpkin characters, brawling hillbillies that have made their mark on the company.

Trading in tights for overalls, these men found themselves players on WWE's roped stage. It's a gimmick that has likely been swept away by modernity for good, but it was a wrestling tradition for many years.

Fans cheered for the simple people with rural origins, the country folk with a talent for fighting.

Ask your local hillbilly, there's a big difference between a cowboy and a hillbilly. That's why won't see names like Stan Hansen, Ron Bass or Jimmy Wang Yang on here.

The following are WWE's most successful, most well-known hillbilly wrestlers.

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