The top-4 quarterbacks in Houston Texans' history

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Deshaun Watson. 1. player. . . 10. .

Deshaun Watson was selected in the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft, 12th overall.  Watson was a heralded collegiate quarterback from Clemson, playing in two National Championships, winning one.  He was a two-time Heisman finalist, finishing second in voting once.

Watson would start right away in his rookie year; however, an injury would cut the season short.  The following seasons appeared to fans they had their franchise quarterback in Deshaun Watson.  Unfortunately, that would change due to the off-the-field issues, but on the field, while Watson was a Texan, he is easily the best quarterback in Texans' history.

Despite the shortened rookie year, Watson still finished third in Rookie of the Year voting.  He was a three-time Pro Bowl selection from 2018 – 2020.  He started 59 games for the Texans, winning 31 of those.  He’s second all-time in passing yards and touchdowns in Texans’ history.  He also totaled 1,677 yards rushing, with 17 touchdowns, both Texans record for a quarterback.

What could have been will never be known, but the Texans have moved on and now looking for a new franchise quarterback. Maybe they have one now, but until then, let’s take a look at the number two quarterback on this list.