|Michael Oher, born Michael Jerome Oher Jr. on May 28th 1986. Is an American football player, and is a left offensive tackle. He played for and got a scholarship to the University of Mississippi. His mother had been addicted to Crack Cocaine since his birth.Went to many different schools as a young child, because he failed out every time. His father was later murdered when he was a senior in high school. Here he played football and was drafted onto the Ole Miss football team and four years later he was drafted into the NFL. He was the 23rd pick in the first round. He received many awards for excelling in football at Ole Miss.There is a movie that came out November 20th, 2009 based on the biography book of Michael Oher. It shows his childhood and how he became the wonderful football player he is today.