Found September 22, 2012 on Wrestling-Edge.com:
When Daniel Bryan, then known as Bryan Danielson, signed with World Wrestling Entertainment in 2010 a lot of people knew he deserved it based on his successful career on the independent wrestling scene. The question was never about if he had the talent. The question was whether WWE would use him in the right way.The answer to that question? Yes. A resounding yes.The Championship ReignLate in 2011, Daniel Bryan won the World Heavyweight Title by defeating the Big Show at December’s TLC pay-per-view. He did so as a babyface. The heel turn soon followed as Bryan became increasingly confident to the point that he drew the ire of the fans. He retained his title at Royal Rumble as an underdog against Big Show and Mark Henry in a steel cage match.Then at Elimination Chamber, he survived against five other challengers to retain his championship. It may have been the weakest group of challengers in Elimination Chamber history, but it still counts.We all know what happened at WrestleMania 28....
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