By Logan and Greyson
Michael Oher was born on May 28, 1986, in Tennessee.
The young boy was finally taken in by Sean and Leigh Anne Tuohy when he was 16, and the Tuohys became Oher's legal guardians when he was 17. In his junior year, Oher began to excel in football. By the beginning of his senior year, Oher was the starting left tackle on the varsity football team. He quickly became a top football prospect in the state of Tennessee, which led to multiple scholarship offers from Division 1 schools.
- Lettered in Track & Basketball
- Mid-State Honors in Basketball his Senior Year
- State Runner-Up in Discus his Senior Year
- Rated a 5 Star Recruit & the 5 offensive lineman prospect in the Country
- 03' Division ll Lineman of the Year
- First Team Tennessee of the Year
Success in the NFL
N/a. "Michael Oher." NFL.com. Nfl, 2 June 2015. Web. 29 Mar. 2016. <http://www.nfl.com/player/michaeloher/71419/profile>.