Two of the names Bryan, whose real name is Bryan Danielson, considered using before settling on Daniel Bryan were "Buddy Peacock" and "Lloyd Boner." 5.When he was a kid, Bryan was an avid baseball card collector.Bryan was supposed to wrestle Charlie Sheen at Summer Slam in 2012, but the match never happened.From the book: "He was going through a very public breakdown at the time, and somehow WWE brokered a deal for him to perform against me.
Unfortunately, whoever brokered the Sheen deal never got him to sign any sort of contract to do the event, and in typical Charlie Sheen fashion, he bailed." 9.
After winning the title, Bryan started doing his now-infamous YES!
chant after getting instructions from Vince Mc Mahon.
From the book: "It was looking like I wouldn’t be at WWE TLC either, but at the last minute I got booked at a Kmart to do a signing with Kelly Kelly before the show. After my signing, I came to the building, not expecting to be doing anything.
I was just chatting and goofing around (at one point, I was browsing the Internet for the best paper airplane design, as I recall)." 7.
From the book: "The one thing he did want was for me to be the happiest guy in the world as champion.