Once Monday Night Raw ended, WWE cameras continued to capture footage as most of the performers backstage came out to the ramp to show appreciation for Daniel Bryan, who announced his retirement this week. Chris Jericho was spotted wearing a Social Outcasts shirt, and the former world heavyweight champion has been receiving praise from the internet wrestling community for showing support to the new stable.
February 9, 2016
In a move that has been expected but still surprising, Daniel Bryan has announced that he is going to retire from professional wrestling. The former world heavyweight champion attempted to gain his release from WWE so that he can go wrestle on the independent wrestling circuit. However, Vince McMahon refused to let him out of his contract, which is similar to the situation that Rey Mysterio was stuck in not too long ago.
February 8, 2016
While doing a promotional tour of Singapore, Daniel Bryan was asked by the media about his potential in ring return for WWE. Aside from stating that his career with the company might be coming to an end, the former world heavyweight champion also revealed that he was working on a compromise with management to enable him to return to the ring. World Wrestling Entertainment still refuses to let Bryant wrestle.
December 12, 2015
Even though he is sounding more and more certain that his career in WWE is over, Daniel Bryan talked to Yahoo and sounded as if he was still going to be a part of the company. The former world heavyweight champion reiterated his desires for the company to sign Shinsuke Nakamura, a big star in Japan. Bryan has long stated that he would absolutely love to work a dream match against his good friend.
December 11, 2015
While WWE is claiming that his body is not capable of handling physical activities, Daniel Bryan is defying management by proving otherwise. It has now been revealed that the former world heavyweight champion has been doing some MMA training with established UFC stars. They have praised his work ethics and ability to learn things quickly. Bryan has yet to suffer an injury during training.
December 7, 2015
Having been sidelined by an injury for quite some time now, Daniel Bryan is set to clock in and work for WWE. The former world heavyweight champion is being sent to India. There, Bryan will be promoting the new video game that was just released on Monday. He will be doing media appearances and will probably be asked several times about his return to the ring.
October 30, 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
When asked during a recent interview who he would like to face if WWE were to ever clear him of his concussion, Daniel Bryan was quick to mention Brock Lesnar once again. The former world heavyweight champion thinks that he can pull off a classic with the former UFC star at Wrestlemania. Management may be afraid to throw Bryan into the match, however, due to fear of Lesnar hurting him.
September 10, 2015
For those of you that are wondering about the current health status of Daniel Bryan, it actually sounds a whole lot better than what WWE is making it out to be by not clearing him. The former world heavyweight champion stated that he has been cleared by a respectable doctor and that he is healthy enough to the point where he could work the main event of Summerslam this weekend.
August 21, 2015