Christoper Daniels signed to WWE in January 2012 and would debut on Smackdown! as Chris Daniels as a heel. In March 2012, Daniels competed in ROH Wrestling and would become one of the two final contestants to become the inaugral ROH World Champion losing to Tyler Black, but would fail. He would be traded onto ECW. He would return to being the Fallen Angel
Daniels debuted alongside Frankie Kazarian in WWC during their tag team tournament to crown the first tag team champions. They beat James Storm and Gunner in the finals. They later started a feud with The New Age Outlaws beating them at Blaze 2014 to retain the titles.