Coming into Elimination Chamber, wrestling fans were confident about one thing: Daniel Bryan was walking out of Houston with the WWE title still around his waist. He did retain the belt in the main event Sunday night, but a funny thing happened: We believed in Kofi Kingston.
Daniel Bryan retaining his title wasn’t the story Sunday night. Instead, a story that started Tuesday night took a big step forward. Kingston, an 11-year veteran of WWE, wasn't even supposed to be in the match. He was put in as a replacement when Mustafa Ali went down with an injury. Then, he stole the show Tuesday, running the gauntlet for over an hour.
The WWE Universe started to think about Kingston...
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