'Saturday Night Live': All 145 Cast Members Ranked

Our insanely ambitious, ruthlessly exhaustive ranking of every 'SNL' player ever

144. The Muppets
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144. The Muppets

Era: 1975-1976

Strange but true: The Muppets were first-season cast members. But not the funny Muppets — a dark and grumpy version, starring a lizard named Scred. Jim Henson hated the "I'm Scred and you're not" gags. So he left to start The Muppet Show. Too bad — Gonzo and Belushi would have made quite a team.

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