Paul Noonan


Paul Noonan is a freelance writer covering football and baseball from an analytics perspective.  He is a regular contributor for the SBNation Packer website Acme Packing Company, as well as Baseball Prospectus Milwaukee.

If Brett Hundley is still behind center on Sunday it’s not going to be any easier for him, and unlike Baltimore, Ben Roethlisberger, Le’Veon Bell and Antonio Brown will make you pay for every mistake. more

Nov 21, 2017 9:44 AM Green Bay Packers

Hundley still needs to improve his decision-making and not lock onto receivers, but he threw the ball well enough, especially down the field to Davante Adams, to give the team a chance. more

Nov 14, 2017 9:31 AM Green Bay Packers

If Mike McCarthy keeps playing the same strategy with an inadequate quarterback, the team will continue to lose. more

Nov 7, 2017 3:46 PM Green Bay Packers

While he is unquestionably one of the 60 best quarterbacks in football, Kaepernick may not be a great fit for the McCarthy system. more

Oct 30, 2017 11:38 AM Green Bay Packers 2 Comments

Brett Hundley did not play very well in his first start, but it’s also difficult to tell how he might play with a competent game plan. more

Oct 25, 2017 10:39 AM Green Bay Packers


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There is no way to sugarcoat the loss of Aaron Rodgers. more

Oct 17, 2017 9:47 AM Green Bay Packers

The Aarons rallied the team from a substantial deficit in one of the most thrilling games of the season, but they could be in trouble next week against Minnesota’s superb defense. more

Oct 10, 2017 12:35 PM Green Bay Packers

At the quarter mark of the NFL season not much about the Packers seems outstanding, including their conventional and advanced metrics, but early season numbers can be deceiving. more

Oct 3, 2017 12:52 PM Green Bay Packers 1 Comments

Thursday games don't leave either team much time for implementing a complicated, opponent-specific strategy. more

Sep 27, 2017 12:00 AM Green Bay Packers

In the grand scheme of things, the Packers are in good shape. They just completed the toughest part of their schedule with a 1-1 record. more

Sep 19, 2017 11:43 AM Green Bay Packers

The Packers went into halftime against the Seahawks trailing 3-0, but that score in no way reflected the reality of what actually occurred. more

Sep 12, 2017 10:31 AM Green Bay Packers

The Packers patched their fatal weakness from 2016, but did they create a new one in the process? more

Sep 6, 2017 10:31 AM Green Bay Packers

Ted Thompson takes far too much criticism for being one of the better draft runners in modern NFL history. The Packers have a process that is second to none, and when they do make a mistake it is almo,Green Bay Packers more

May 1, 2017 11:45 AM Green Bay Packers

Do not let anyone tell you the Packers were disappointing. more

Feb 1, 2017 12:59 AM Green Bay Packers 1 Comments

There is no one to blame for the Packer loss other than a cold uncaring universe. more

Jan 25, 2017 10:37 AM Green Bay Packers

Micah Hyde had the best pick of the season. more

Jan 18, 2017 9:54 AM Green Bay Packers

Jared Cook's drop was one of the biggest plays of the day for the Packers. more

Jan 11, 2017 11:26 AM Green Bay Packers 1 Comments

Will the best defense in the NFC cause a Lambeau nightmare for the Packers? more

Jan 4, 2017 2:28 PM Green Bay Packers

They say it's better to be lucky than good. The Lions have lived this saying all season. more

Dec 28, 2016 10:39 AM Green Bay Packers 1 Comments

Ty Montgomery is for real, Damarious Randall needs to get right, and the Packers can clinch! more

Dec 20, 2016 10:51 AM Green Bay Packers