Former University of Maine football players are getting ready for the 2016 NFL season as franchises begin training camps this week.

Johnson will be battling for a spot on the Philadelphia offensive line that is tasked in protecting Sam Bradford and top selection Carson Wentz.  He has been strength training in New York in preparations for his camp, which opened up for rookies on Sunday.  Video of his training from former Bangor broadcaster Prescott Rossi of WROC-TV in Rochester.

Mike Kozlakowski will also be trying to move on to professional ranks this off-season.  He was previously given a tryout with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers after the NFL Draft.