Michael Oher is a well-known football offensive tackle from America who has played for the Baltimore Ravens, Carolina Panthers, and Tennessee Titans. He is currently a free agent. Oher has also played college football and has played for the University of Mississippi. He has been a subject of the book ‘The Blind Side: Evolution of a Game,’ and also of the movie ‘The Blind Side.’ Let’s find out more about how much is Michael Oher’s net worth in 2018.
Michael Jerome Oher was born as Michael Jerome Williams Jr., on May 28, 1986, in Memphis, Tennessee to his parents Denise Oher and Michael Jerome Oher. At the age of seven, he was in foster care.
He went to Briarcrest Christian School and used to play football for the school. In 2005, he participated in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl. He received many scholarships to attend several universities but chose to go to the University of Mississippi and play for Ed Oregon.
There have been no reports on who Michel Oher is currently dating. There are also no reports about his past relationships.
In April 2017, he was cited for misdemeanour assault. He was suspected of alcohol use during the incident.
Michael Oher decided to enter in the 2008 NFL Draft but ultimately withdrew his decision. At the 2009 NFL Draft, he became 23rd pick by the Baltimore Ravens. In July 2009, he signed a contract for five years with the Ravens. He began the season as a right tackle, but late moved to left tackle, and then again to the right tackle.
In February 2013, he won the Super Bowl ring by defeating San Francisco 49ers in the Super Bowl VLVII. Following this, he signed a contract of four years with the Tennessee Titans in March 2014. He started in 11 games for the Tennessee Titans. In the 2014 season, he was the 74th best tackle. In February 2015, Oher was released by the Titans.
Oher then signed with the Carolina Panthers in March 2015 for two years. In 2016, he played in the Super Bowl 50 for the Panthers. In June of the same year, his contract got further extended for three years with the Panthers.
During the 2016 season, he played only three games after having an injury. He was released by the Carolina Panthers in July 2017 after failing in the physical. In 2011, Michael Oher released his autobiography entitled ‘I Beat The Odds: From Homelessness to The Blind Side and Beyond’,
Awards & Achievements
Michael Oher is the winner of the Super Bowl XLVII. In 2008, he won the Jacobs Blocking Trophy. He was also the Unanimous All-American of 2008. He has made twice in the First Team All-SEC in 2007 and 2008. In 2006, he was in the Second Team All-SEC. He won the Shug Jordan Award in 2008 and has been the finalist of Outland Trophy and Conerly Trophy.
Net Worth of Michael Oher
Michael Oher has an estimated net worth of more than $20 million. He made this fortune by playing football with many clubs in his career. In 2009, his contract with the Baltimore Ravens was worth $13.8 million. His contract with the Tennessee Titans in 2014 was $20 million. He also signed a contract for $7 million with Carolina Panthers. His wealth also comes by releasing his book in 2011. He has been active in his career from a very young age.
Michael Oher is considered one of the most popular football offensive tackles in the United States. He has won several accolades and has won the Super Bowl. He has also co-authored another book with the Touhy family. He is an athlete who has played for several popular clubs. In 2009, he became a subject of the film ‘The Blind Side,’ where his role was portrayed by Quinton Aaron.