Michael Oher Wiki, Bio, Stats, Family, Net Worth, Girlfriend
Michael Jerome Oher is an American football offensive tackle who is currently a free agent. He played college football for the University of Mississippi and was drafted by the Baltimore Ravens where he played for five years till he joined the Carolina Panthers in 2015.
Oher was born on May 28, 1986, in Memphis, Tennessee. He is the son of Michael Jerome Williams and Denise Oher. His father was often found in prison while his mother was an alcoholic. He had eleven more siblings and did not get a lot of attention. He repeated first and second
Oher liked playing football and had applied for admission to Briarcrest Christian School. He got a five-star recruit from scout.com and was the No. 5 offensive lineman prospect in the country. In 2004, a couple Leigh Anne and Sean Tuohy adopted him. Several internet courses allowed him to improve his GPA alongside his gaming skills and he starred in the 2005 U.S. Army All-American Bowl. He earned the All-State honors by helping lead the basketball team to a 27–6 record, winning the district championship as a senior.
After graduation Oher decided to play for Ed Orgeron at the University of Mississippi, the alma mater of his guardians, Leigh Anne
The Baltimore Ravens drafted Oher with the 23rd pick in the first round of the 2009 NFL Draft. He signed a five-year contract with them and later signed a four-year, $20 million contract with the Tennessee Titans. In 2015, Oher signed a two-year, $7 million contract with the Carolina Panthers. He helped lead the team to Super Bowl 50 in 2016. Oher’s life inspired the book “