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Michael Oher memoir goes beyond 'Blind Side'

Updated: February 9, 2011, 2:27 PM ET
By Cam Martin

People who've read "The Blind Side" or seen the film might think they have a clear picture of Michael Oher's stunning life story. But the Ravens left tackle -- whose itinerant childhood in Memphis, Tenn., was spurred by his mother's ongoing battle with drugs and alcohol -- says the book by Michael Lewis and (especially) the Oscar-winning film with Sandra Bullock do not accurately reflect some central aspects of his upbringing. To set the record straight -- and to raise awareness of the need for ...

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