Archive for September, 2006

The Ballad of Big Mike

Sunday, September 24th, 2006

New York Times Magazine (September 24, 2006)

From the tape alone, Lemming couldn’t say how much Michael Oher had helped his team, just that he was big, fast and fantastically explosive. The last time he met a player with this awesome array of physical gifts was back in 1993, when he went to the Sizzler Steakhouse in Sandusky, Ohio, and interviewed a high-school junior working behind the counter named Orlando Pace.

via The Ballad of Big Mike – New York Times