Originally Posted by Tyrion Lannister
#1 ~ Miz had MITB, he had a guaranteeed world title reign, Barrett doesn't.
#2 ~ Bryan was actually getting tv time every week, and was getting re-built
Losing to the world's biggest jobbers is not going to help him.
Daniel Bryan was a jobber though. Remember that losing streak in NXT? Anyway, it's not really official. I doubt WWE are going to give Gabriel a title shot but if they do, then clearly this tournament will give him time to re-built.