Is michael oher still close to his addopted parents sean and leann tuohy

Oher says he is still close to the Tuohys and that they are family. He says they come to all of his games and they talk every day.

Michael Oher was born on May 28, 1986, in Memphis, Tennessee. He came from a broken home and his estranged father was murdered while Oher was in high school. Sean and Leigh Anne Tuohy became Oher's legal guardians and he developed into a college football star and a top NFL draft pick. Oher's story was told in Michael Lewis's book The Blind Side and the Sandra Bullock film of the same name.

In buzz, Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton wasn’t sacked against a stout Buffalo defensive front in Friday night’s 25-24 preseason victory.

In other words, Michael Oher’s first game at left tackle for Carolina was a success. Oher won’t face many better defensive ends than Buffalo’s Mario Williams and Jerry Hughes, who combined for 25.5 sacks in 2014. Read more at

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Updated on Tuesday, August 18 2015 at 10:02AM EDT
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