"It's true that we can't help the circumstance we're born into and some of us start out in a much tougher place than other people. But just because we started there doesn't mean we have to end there." -Michael Oher, I Beat The Odds
'I Beat the Odds: From Homelessness, to The Blind Side, and Beyond' by Michael Oher and Don Yaeger ---- The football star made famous in the hit film The Blind Side reflects on how far he has come from the circumstances of his youth.
Offensive lineman Michael Oher of the Baltimore Ravens seen during minicamp at the practice facility on May 2009 in Owings Mills, Maryland. (Photo by Ned Dishman/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Michael Oher - 1 of 4
The Blind Side - True story of Michael Jerome Oher (born May is an American football offensive tackle for the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League (NFL). He was homeless, and this the story that changed lives.