Effort and intensity were consistently high at the Dove Valley practice fields during camp. "We got a lot of good work in," strong safety
Although training camp may have concluded, more than one player said they'll keep that training camp frame of mind.
"It's a little bit shorter day, but the mindset is the same," Ward said. "[We'll] come out here to work every day, improve, and you should come to practice with a goal to be better. That's how you should approach it, that's how I approach it and I think that's how we've been approaching it as a team."
After Sunday's preseason game against the 49ers, the team will progress to "an adjusted in-season schedule," Broncos Head Coach John Fox said.
Outside the change in preparation, breaking camp seems to be an effect more in name and sleeping location than anything as players continue to bring a strong level of commitment and effort to preseason practices.
Though the mentality will carry over to post-camp practices, one of the major changes for the players will be the benefit of returning home to their own beds after spending the last few weeks sleeping at the Ramada Inn.
For Tamme and Ward, sleeping in their own beds is what they're looking forward to most.