Michael Oher RUMORS & NEWS

  • An Uber driver suing Michael Oher says ex-Panthers OL 'attacked' and 'bit' him

    CBS Sports "The Panthers recently released Michael Oher, their former left tackle, but the man who was the focal point of "The Blind Side" book and movie remains in the news. Oher was ditched by Carolina after failing a physical, likely stemming from concussion issues he suffered during the early part of..." July 22

  • Michael Oher sued by Uber driver for assault

    Pro Football Talk "Michael Oher’s bad week keeps getting worse. According to the Associated Press, the former Panthers left tackle — who was released Thursday — has now been sued in connection with the Nashville incident in which he was accused of assaulting an Uber driver. Oher faces misdemeanor charges from..." July 21

  • Panthers release OT Michael Oher with failed physical designation

    ESPN "The Carolina Panthers released Michael Oher with a failed physical designation Thursday after the veteran offensive tackle was placed in the concussion protocol last season and missed the final 13 games. The subject of the 2009 Hollywood movie "The Blind Side'' remained in the protocol when he..." July 20

  • Michael Oher planning on reporting to Panthers training camp

    ESPN "Carolina Panthers offensive tackle Michael Oher plans to report to training camp on July 25, a league source told ESPN on Thursday. Oher's future with the team, however, remains uncertain. Oher was placed in the concussion protocol in September and missed the final 13 games of last season...." July 13

  • Still recovering from a concussion, Michael Oher may soon get cut

    Pro Football Talk "Panthers left tackle Michael Oher still hasn’t been cleared to return from the concussion he suffered in September, and he may never return to play for the Panthers again. According to Joseph Person of the Charlotte Observer, the Panthers appear ready to move on from Oher. Oher did show up..." June 19

  • Panthers say Michael Oher’s health is their top priority

    panthers.com "With many still wondering if Michael Oher will be at next week’s mandatory minicamp, the offensive tackle may have hinted at the answer on Instagram Thursday night with a picture that was posted and quickly deleted. On Friday, Panthers general manager Dave Gettleman made clear his concern about..." June 10

  • Eugene Monroe responds to Michael Oher's pill bottle Instagram post

    Sporting News "When Panthers offensive tackle Michael Oher gave the world a glimpse of what concussion recovery in the NFL looks like, it was only a matter of time before retired offensive tackle Eugene Monroe, Oher's former Ravens teammate, chimed in. A photo displaying a cluster of prescription pill bottles..." June 09

  • Panthers' Michael Oher misses first day of voluntary OTAs

    ESPN "Michael Oher did not attend the first day of voluntary organized team activities Tuesday, but a league source said the Carolina Panthers offensive tackle plans to attend a mandatory June 13-15 minicamp. Oher also plans to play for the Panthers this season if cleared from the concussion..." May 23

  • Panthers' Oher turns himself in after Uber driver assault allegations

    WSOCTV "Carolina Panthers offensive tackle Michael Oher turned himself into police in Nashville, Tennessee after he was accused of assaulting an Uber driver last month. Channel 9 was sent his booking photo Tuesday morning, but it’s not clear the exact time he turned himself in. He was ordered to appear..." May 09

  • Panthers OL Michael Oher accused of assaulting Uber driver in TN

    WSOCTV "Carolina Panthers offensive tackle Michael Oher is accused of assaulting an Uber driver in Nashville, Tennessee, according to Nashville police. The high-profile football player, whose life was the subject of the movie "The Blind Side," was cited for the alleged assault. The Uber driver..." May 04

  • Here’s why Panthers coach Ron Rivera expects tackle Michael Oher to play in 2017

    Charlotte Observer "After Panthers general manager Dave Gettleman expressed optimism about offensive tackle Michael Oher last week, head coach Ron Rivera took it a step further Wednesday, saying he expects Oher to play this year. “Talking to Michael and listening to Michael, I believe he’s going to play,” Rivera..." March 30