Like Napolean turning back from Moscow on his defeated retreat to Paris, the Colts learned a history lesson. Just as you cannot invade Russia in the winter, so too, you cannot venture into the New England tundra and expect to win. The snow, sleet and winds will sear your flesh and numb your fingers. Its cold breaks you down to the core. Peyton Manning, our fieldmaster general, learned the hardway that the bone-chilling winters stop the finest armies on the march.