Christopher Daniels talked about how TNA could complete with WWE during an interview with Red Eye Chicago. Here is what he said.
â€śWell I think a lot of it has to do with just awareness of the brand,â€ť Daniels said. â€śSo many people, especially lapsed wrestling fans from the boom back in the late 90â€˛s â€“ early 2000â€˛s, a lot of wrestling fans sort of went away. And they arenâ€™t really aware that there is another brand now, now that WCW closed and ECW closed. A lot of people went away right after that, and theyâ€™re not really aware that thereâ€™s another brand out, other than the WWE, just sort of enjoy professional wrestling.
â€śAnd the truth of the matter is sometimes itâ€™s hard to be different from the WWE when youâ€™re trying to gain those same viewers. Sometimes thereâ€™s a tendency to sort of follow in the footsteps of the WWE. And so itâ€™s sort of a fine line where you want to be recognizable as professional wrestling but you also want to set yourself apart from what some people consider the