For awhile it seemed like Daniel Bryan would get lost in the shuffle and never reach main-event status in the WWE.
That all changed over the last few months. Right before our eyes, he has evolved into one of the faces of Smackdown.
It isn't just one thing that catapulted him to where he is now. It took many factors and the right blend to create what he is today.
Some people may think that Bryan should rely more on his submission gimmick than his annoying heel persona, but unfortunately, it'd be hard to use that gimmick in today's product.
Several things have to go right in the creating of a main-eventer. Here are seven things that Bryan did well.