Oher won't attend 'The Blind Side' premiere
Given that he is in the midst of his first season in the
"Michael is playing football. He is not going to movie premieres, he is not going to movie theaters. He is not going anywhere," Sean Tuohy said during a Tuesday teleconference to promote
Leigh Anne Tuohy added: "When Michael is getting prepared to play a football game, the movie is not the foremost thing on his mind."
Oher has not yet seen the film, which details his journey from impoverished Memphis teen to college graduate and NFL rookie. But his adoptive mother said he has seen a "bunch of cutups and clips," and recently e-mailed her and said: "Boy, this thing really is going to change people isn't it?"
"And of course that brought a tear to our eyes," Sean Tuohy said.