In case you haven't noticed, Daniel Bryan has been making a lot more appearances for WWE lately. The belief is that he is doing that to increase fan demand for his return since management is refusing to clear him to wrestle again. He earlier tried to twist their arms during an interview by stating that he will wrestle again even if it it outside of World Wrestling Entertainment. Management did not budge, of course.
November 16, 2015
There are those within the internet wrestling community that believe that Daniel Bryan can save the ratings for Monday Night Raw from going down even further than it already has. Jim Ross took to his online blog to educate these particular fans. He essentially told them to lower their hopes by not putting too much burden on Bryan. He is not going to be able to save the ratings by himself. It has to be a collective effort by WWE.
October 3, 2015
When asked about his upcoming retirement, Mark Henry revealed an interesting choice to be the person that ends his career. The longtime WWE star said that he would not be opposed to the fans choosing how he ends his tenure with the company, but he really would like for someone like Daniel Bryan to be the person to do the honor. Henry feels that Bryan has the credibility for the role.
September 27, 2015
Even though he has yet to be cleared for a return by WWE, Daniel Bryan is already making plans as if it is something that is guaranteed to happen in the near future. Near the top of his list of things that he wants to do is to work a big time pay per view match against Antonio Cesaro. Bryan is a big fan of Cesaro, and he feels that a program between the two can help elevate Cesaro onto the next level in the company.
September 11, 2015
While he is a huge fan of Antonio Cesaro, Daniel Bryan revealed that his favorite act in WWE right now is the New Day. The former world heavyweight champion stated that he loved everything that they're doing right now and that they are the most entertaining act in the industry. It is being said that there is a huge conglomerate backstage that are supportive of the trio because they deserve the push.
September 10, 2015
WWE made the decision to send Daniel Bryan to the Comic Con event in Chicago this week, and they might be regretting that now. The former world heavyweight champion was asked about merchandise. Bryan stated that he has been poor before, so he has no qualms with fans making their own shirts instead of buying official gear. He actually encouraged people to do so. Management might not like those comments much.
August 21, 2015
While fans waited until the day of the pay per view to find out, WWE had actually made the decision to remove Daniel Bryan from Extreme Rules on Friday. The belief is that management opted against revealing that immediately because they wanted interest on the show to remain as high as possible. Many were looking forward to seeing Bryan work the event because that would mean that his injury was not as severe as initially believed.
April 28, 2015
While a lot of fans were hoping that the rumors about Daniel Bryan being seriously injured were not true, WWE has now confirmed that the Intercontinental Champion will not be able to work Extreme Rules tonight. They posted an official announcement on the website, where they state that Bryan is not medically cleared. His scheduled opponent Wade Barrett will now work a match against Adrian Neville during the kickoff show.
April 26, 2015