Source: The Wrestling Observer

-- Kofi Kingston and Brodus Clay were two names being considered for the number two entrant into tonight's Royal Rumble pay-per-view match.

-- Tyler Reks, Curt Hawkins and Trent Barreta are a few lower level names that were being discussed for the rundown sheet in the Royal Rumble match. There is a lot of speculation that those names are on the sheet as placeholders for surprise names that WWE wants to keep a secret until last minute.

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