Daniel Bryan

Daniel Bryan backstage at NXT TV tapings this week

Former WWE World Heavyweight Champion Daniel Bryan was backstage at last night’s NXT TV tapings at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida according to reports by PWInsider.com and The Wrestling Observer/Figure Four Online. It was the first WWE show Bryan attended after announcing his retirement in Seattle on RAW earlier this year. Bryan posted footage on his official Instagram page working out at the WWE Performance Center this week in Orlando.

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Hint at NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn match

WWE COO Paul “Triple H” Levesque posted the following photo on Twitter last night during the NXT TV tapings hinting at a possible match between Finn Balor and Shinsuke Nakamura at the NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn special during SummerSlam weekend.

Breaking Ground on WWE Network

WWE has posted a preview look at the next season of Breaking Ground on the WWE Network focusing on the rise of the American Alpha tag team in NXT.