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.
There are many similarities shared by Bullock and Randall, too. Bryan Randall has a tattoo for his daughter--her name is inked on his finger.
In the 2009 NFL Draft, Michael Oher was selected 23rd overall by the Baltimore Ravens.
“It's true that we can't help the circumstances 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 was born on May 28, 1986, in Memphis, Tennessee.
After just two days, he rescinded his declaration for the NFL Draft to return for his senior season at University of Mississippi.
Oher was one of the senior leaders on a University of Mississippi team that recorded its first winning record since 2003.