Feuds you wanted to watch and they were actually exciting and the tag team championship actually meant something and a lot of times those tag team matches ended up "stealing the show" (copyright Dolph Ziggler) for example those TLC matches with Edge and Christian, The Dudleys, and the Hardys? Williams and DiBiase could hold their own in the ring as a singles champion but as a tag team they were equally adept. London had success in ROH before moving on to WWE. All three could wrestle on their own as well, and when Sullivan got in the ring, he was just vicious. They even had time for Ricky Morton to take a run at the NWA World Title and Ric Flair. The loudmouth could put teams together and he hit gold with Bobby Eaton and Dennis Condrey and later Stan Lane. And there were those who were tag team partners for gimmicks or to promote an upcoming match between the two (Stone Cold Steve Austin and The Undertaker). Both are great building blocks in TNA and appear to be headed for a break-up. Other tag teams have all … Ivan Koloff was the classic foreign heel and Nikita Koloff was the Russian assassin brought in to cause damage. I remember those days. And when they rocked back in a Steiner Recliner or a Frankensteiner off the top rope, it was OVER. Sure, tag team wrestling has been put on the back burner (the way back burner on a different oven that is very far away) in recent years (about a decade), but that's all the more reason to celebrate it now! The greatest tag team in the history of WWE. They are one of the best EVER in the WWF. Rick was the brute of the two. Surely you all have a story of a great tag team you grew up watching and emulated. If it weren't for Magnum TA crashing his car, this would never have come to be. https://www.si.com/extra-mustard/2016/09/28/top-50-tag-teams-of-all-time These are the best tag teams in WWE history. Superheroes are even more effective when working together, so here are our top 10 (technically 11) best superhero teams of all time. But you cannot deny they gave yellow and red a whole new meaning. Rotundo as IRS was a great gimmick. They are just short of making the list. But, in order to get there, they would have to overtake whoever they believe is the best. Both have held tag team gold with other partners. The Wild Samoans 9. When they came to Georgia Championship Wrestling, they knew nothing about the business. … Michael Hayes, Terry Gordy and Buddy Roberts rocked the Southern roots wrestling in Texas and in Georgia. David was a Missouri and Texas Heavyweight Champion. They were both World Champions and were great tag team partners in the 1970s. The panelists: Sgt. They were a great tag team combination in the AWA. They would rock the joint. The Andersons would wear their opponents down and beat them to a pulp. Steve Williams, Mike Rotundo and Rick Steiner. Brody was popular in Texas and Florida. However, regardless of who your favorite tag team is, there is no denying that The Usos are the best tag team in the world. And when they went to the Orient to wrestle, they were nearly unbeatable. 0 shares. Tag teams. These two would win the WWE Tag Team championship off of M-N-M and continue to hold the gold for 331 days. The Valiants also had another brother, Jerry, who also tagged with them. The stable with Triple H, HBK, X-Pac, the New Age Outlaws and Chyna kicked ass and took names. Fans loved how they came to the ring waving Old Glory and looking like rugged good looking guys next door. They held the WWF world tag team titles until they lost to Barry Windham and Mike Rotundo. Now that you have seen who is on the outside looking in, don't you want to see more? Kevin Sullivan stumbled onto something pretty good in WCW. They’re the greatest ever. Both have had great singles careers and when they were in the ring against Evolution, The Dudleys, The Hardys, etc., they gave us great matches. And make our voices heard! All but one of The Outlaws’ five World Tag Team Championship reigns lasted more than 100 days, and they were the centerpieces of the red-hot tag team division of the “Attitude Era.” The night after WrestleMania XIV, The Outlaws joined Triple H, Chyna and the returning X … One of the most entertaining tag teams of all time, The Hooliganz sprinted to the ring for every match, did a backflip off the second rope, and proceeded to excel between the ropes. They won multiple tag team titles under the guidance of Sister Sherri Martel. Kerry was an NWA world title holder. Both were managed by the Grand Wizard. Sports Quiz / WWE Top 20 Greatest Tag Teams of all time ... Can you name the top 20 best tag teams in WWE History? They were molded to be like their counterpart. Mr. Fuji and Mr. Saito: Fuji and Saito were a gerat heel pairing in the WWF in the early 1980s. They showed that power and skill could carry you far and were great WWF tag team champions. The Road Warriors 7. Remember when they had story lines? I'm sorry, was there something else you wanted to see? David, Kevin, Kerry, Mike. Ted DiBiase and Mike Rotundo were a good tag team in the WWF. Rikishi talks to D-Von Dudley about his best tag-team match of all-time. So let's see who are in the final five spots of the list, shall we? There were those who were good tag team wrestlers and held belts with numerous partners (Tito Santana) and those who formed a union that remained true and dominant (Arn Anderson and Tully Blanchard). This was one of them. Eddie Gilbert and Tommy Rich: They were tag team champions in the Memphis territory in the mid-'80s, but began a feud that was gruesome and bloody. Who are your all-time, top 10 tag-teams? They were great together. Every promotion likes to have a list of their greatest tag teams of all time, but the Dudley Boyz are the only team to have won championships for Extreme Championship Wrestling, the WWE, WCW (granted it was after the buyout to WWE), the National Wrestling Alliance and TNA Wrestling. The team, made up of real-life brothers Booker T and Stevie Ray, used their athleticism and strength on their way to capturing the WCW Tag Team Titles 10 times. They feuded with the Midnight Rockers and The Guerreros. MLB all-time teams: A look at the best possible roster for your favorite baseball team Find out how your favorite team stacks up to every other all-time roster. They were big and strong and good looking. since the list is great and yes, there will be debate, I hope everyone can agree that names had to be left off and the rankings are based what I have seen over the last 30-plus years as a fan and writer. They were AWA Tag Team Champions. And everything they said they would do, they backed up in the ring. But the good wrestlers who can work with their partner and use the psychology of the ring, cutting it in half and using the corner to their advantage is a true tag team expert. But they were awesome when they were in the ring together. Jack and Jerry Brisco battled the Funks, the Assassins and others on their way to gold. I know you want to see MORE, so here you go. They feuded with the Von Erichs but were favorites wherever they wrestled. And they were the reason Attitude worked in the WWE. I know this one will get me the most heat, but they held the titles because of politics, not because of skill. WE WANT GREAT TAG TEAM WRESTLING BACK. in the late 1970s, they defeated Blackjack Lanza and Bobby Duncum for the AWA world tag team titles. The Nasty Boys: They are friends of Hulk Hogan and maybe the ugliest wrestlers ever to be seen on a television screen. Murdoch and Dusty Rhodes held gold together as well. The Million Dollar Man was always a great technical wrestler. The Young Bucks Name The Best Tag Team Of All Time. But before tragedy struck the later in their careers, they were a young, good-looking tag team that was successful in Verne Gagne's promotion. I wanted to rank them higher, but I couldn't. Austin also held the US Heavyweight title. Breaking down the best wrestlers by federation, belt, decade, and more. Held the world tag team titles and were involved in a vicious feud with Sgt. And both are great on the microphone, which makes them even more effective. Booker T and Stevie Ray were a good tag team in Texas and moved on to WCW. Maybe the most successful Mexican tag team ever. For the first time in History, we have now listed the 15 greatest, most important and most influential Tag Teams in Professional Wrestling History. I will be listing teams from decades ago, different wrestling promotions and even different federations. But for all their history and the storyline created by them joining forces, they get a slot on this list. D-Generation (DX) is a professional wrestling team formed by Shawn Michaels (Founder/Leader), Triple H, Chyna and Rick Rude. They acknowledged that they might not be able to hit the accomplishments they have, but they expressed their desires to surpass them, and Nick noted that they have not had a storyline where they were forced to split up unlike Matt and Jeff. Mike held regional titles. Again, you have spoken and I am listening. The Moondogs: Spot and Rex will always have a soft spot in my heart. There are classier managers, but not many who have the stroke he does. Hawk and Animal are the only tag team to hold tag team championships in AWA, NWA and WWE. Booker T went on to the WCW World title. Tag teams truly felt like tag teams, not just two singles guys thrown together. They were the hottest thing in the mid-80's battling the Andersons, The Road Warriors, Tully Blanchard and Arn Anderson and The Midnight Express. Lou Albano as their mouthpiece, all they had to do is wrestle. That's why there is this list. While Dick the Bruiser was a multiple tag team winner with multiple tag team partners, Crusher was the one he gained most success with. Eddie and Chavo Jr. may be the most popular in the family. Gen 13/X-Force (Tie) (Image credit: Marvel Comics/DC Comics These guys battled the Road Warriors and The Rock & Roll Express on a continual basis. The Fabulous Ones. The storyline was Nikita was so moved by the efforts of TA, that he wanted to change his ways and fight the good fight. You might like some of these Teams more than others, but all of them were highly successful and still to this day have a huge fanbase. Their storyline is so dynamic and still works today. 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