Assault charges against former Panthers player dismissed

Michael Oher (WSOC photo)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Former Carolina Panthers offensive lineman Michael Oher had assault charges against him dismissed Tuesday.

Oher was accused of assaulting an Uber driver in Nashville in April, according to WSOC. The driver claimed Oher was drunk and disorderly while Oher said the driver tried to overcharge him.

WSOC reports Oher was not at Tuesday's court hearing.