Health issues forced Daniel Bryan to officially retire during the Feb. 8 edition of WWE Raw, but he went out as one of the most popular Superstars in WWE history.
Whether it was his wrestling ability, down-to-earth personality or his passion for the business, everyone has their own reason for why they love the bearded brawler.
Bryan's farewell speech was emotional for both him and his legions of fans, but it was easy to believe him when he said he was at peace with his situation and grateful for everything he had accomplished.
It's depressing to think about how we will never see Bryan wrestle another match, but instead of wallowing in our own sadness, we should be celebrating his incredible career.
This slideshow will look at seven reasons why we love Daniel Bryan. This is not a ranked list, so the slides will appear in no particular order.