Get ready for the awful news every WWE fan probably already saw coming. According to WWE.com, Daniel Bryan is off tonight’s card at Extreme Rules.
“WWE.com has learned that Daniel Bryan is medically unable to compete tonight at WWE Extreme Rules. Therefore, there will be no Intercontinental Championship defense.
How will this breaking news affect the Intercontinental Championship picture? Stay with WWE.com all night long for updates as this story develops.
Meanwhile, WWE.com has also learned that Bad News Barrett, Daniel Bryan’s original opponent, will now face Neville in the WWE Extreme Rules Kickoff at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT, available for free on WWE.com, the WWE App, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest, Pheed and the award-winning WWE Network.”
It’s been hinted at all week that Bryan would be unable to go at tonight’s Extreme Rules PPV but WWE waited until show time to either make the decision or make the announcement. Bad news (see what I did there) for Daniel Bryan fans but good news for Neville fans.