10 Facts You Didn’t Know About Daniel Bryan

8. He Was a Huge Part of Wrestling Ring of Honor’s Success

The Ring of Honor is a brand of professional wrestling a bit different than the WWE, with a stronger focus on actual wrestling rather than reliance on gimmicks. The result is more believability. Bryan was instrumental in the league’s success, and has even been recognized as one of their founding fathers.

Bryan became ROH World Champion, and wrestled in the ROH debut show’s main event. In fact, he became so popular that he wrestled in quite a few of their main events. It was here that Bryan learned how to play a crowd, pandering to fans to give them a show they all enjoyed. It was further tuning of his wrestling that would help him later down the line when he joined the WWE.