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Fellow wrestlers react to Daniel Bryan's retirement

While pretty much every wrestling fan deals with their emotions and wonders about the possibility of a work in the wake of Daniel Bryan's retirement Tweet, many professionals are dealing with the same.

We'll update this post as those thoughts, reactions and well wishes continue to pour in from the independent scene where he made his name as Bryan Danielson:

To those wrestling in NXT, a brand he helped make famous by becoming the first WWE champ associated with it:

From the main roster itself:

A photo posted by Nikki Bella (@thenikkibella) on

Love you @bryanldanielson! You are one of the smartest, funniest, strongest, most courageous and brave people I know! Tonight will be emotional for all of us as we watch one of the best wrestlers that ever stepped foot into that ring retire. Bryan you will leave such an impactful and inspiring legacy behind. Very big shoes to fill! Thank you for inspiring me and coaching me and helping me become a better me!
#ThankYouDanielBryan #TheYESMan #YESYESYES

And others around the business:


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