Originally Posted by sherlock
The Chiefs game was the first time I`d seen Oher in the flesh.
For a `man-mountain`,he didn`t seem overly huge,he actually appeared quite svelte for an O-liner!.I guess he`d slimmed down during TC.
I really am enjoying the book Gonzo
.Thanks for your help in all things O-Line!
Oher was a flabby 350 in the time that book was penned. He officially goes 6'5"-309 now and is pretty much like a lot of O linemen from a size perspective. I saw some preseason of him and he looks like a nasty finisher, but I never was impressed by his run blocking in college at Ole Miss.
I saw Oher on TV work out at the NFL combine and he looked trim for an O lineman and moved like a TE. Really great feet on him.
Still not sure what kind of run blocker he is, but we will see. No problem on the book reference. Cheers.
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