‘Blind Side’ NFL lineman Michael Oher says he was tricked by Tuohy family

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 21, 2023 6:41 PM CT | Published: August 14, 2023 1:01 PM CT

Michael Oher, the former NFL and Ole Miss offensive lineman and former Briarcrest football star whose life story rose to prominence in the 2009 movie “The Blind Side,” now says that life story is a lie. 


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Samuel Hardiman is an enterprise and investigative reporter who focuses on local government and politics. A native Rhode Islander who lives in Midtown, he enjoys tennis, golf and reading.


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