Houston Texans Draft History: A Look at Every Draft Class of All Time

    A list of every single Houston Texans NFL Draft pick along with each draft class sorted by year throughout franchise history.

    The Houston Texans are the NFL’s youngest franchise, but already, they’ve compiled an extensive NFL Draft class history with dozens of picks. Who kicked off the first Texans era back in 2002, and how has the franchise evolved through the draft since then?

    Houston Texans Draft History and Classes By Year

    Below is a list of all the Texans’ NFL Draft picks they’ve made throughout franchise history:

    2024

    • Kamari Lassiter | Round 2, Pick 42
      CB, Georgia
    • Blake Fisher | Round 2, Pick 59
      OT, Notre Dame
    • Calen Bullock | Round 3, Pick 78
      S, USC
    • Cade Stover | Round 4, Pick 123
      TE, Ohio State
    • Jamal Hill | Round 6, Pick 188
      LB, Oregon
    • Jawhar Jordan | Round 6, Pick 205
      RB, Louisville
    • Solomon Byrd | Round 7, Pick 238
      EDGE, USC
    • Marcus Harris | Round 7, Pick 247
      DT, Auburn
    • LaDarius Henderson | Round 7, Pick 249
      G, Michigan

    2023

    • C.J. Stroud | Round 1, Pick 2
      QB, Ohio State
    • Will Anderson Jr. | Round 1, Pick 3
      EDGE, Alabama
    • Juice Scruggs | Round 2, Pick 62
      C, Penn State
    • Tank Dell | Round 3, Pick 69
      WR, Houston
    • Dylan Horton | Round 4, Pick 109
      EDGE, TCU
    • Henry To’oTo’o | Round 5, Pick 167
      LB, Alabama
    • Jarrett Patterson | Round 6, Pick 201
      OL, Notre Dame
    • Xavier Hutchinson | Round 6, Pick 205
      WR, Iowa State
    • Brandon Hill | Round 7, Pick 248
      DB, Pittsburgh

    2022

    • Derek Stingley Jr. | Round 1, Pick 3
      CB, LSU
    • Kenyon Green | Round 1, Pick 15
      OL, Texas A&M
    • Jalen Pitre | Round 2, Pick 37
      S, Baylor
    • John Metchie III | Round 2, Pick 44
      WR, Alabama
    • Christian Harris | Round 3, Pick 75
      LB, Alabama
    • Dameon Pierce | Round 4, Pick 107
      RB, Florida
    • Thomas Booker | Round 5, Pick 150
      DT, Stanford
    • Teagan Quitoriano | Round 6, Pick 170
      TE, Oregon State
    • Austin Deculus | Round 6, Pick 205
      OT, LSU

    2021

    • Davis Mills | Round 3, Pick 67
      QB, Stanford
    • Nico Collins | Round 3, Pick 89
      WR, Michigan
    • Brevin Jordan | Round 5, Pick 147
      TE, Miami (FL)
    • Garret Wallow | Round 5, Pick 170
      LB, TCU
    • Roy Lopez | Round 6, Pick 195
      DL, Arizona

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    2020

    • Ross Blacklock | Round 2, Pick 40
      DT, TCU
    • Jonathan Greenard | Round 3, Pick 90
      DE, Florida
    • Charlie Heck | Round 4, Pick 126
      T, North Carolina
    • John Reid | Round 4, Pick 141
      CB, Penn State
    • Isaiah Coulter | Round 5, Pick 171
      WR, Rhode Island

    2019

    • Tytus Howard | Round 1, Pick 23
      T, Alabama State
    • Lonnie Johnson Jr. | Round 2, Pick 54
      CB, Kentucky
    • Max Scharping | Round 2, Pick 55
      T, Northern Illinois
    • Kahale Warring | Round 3, Pick 86
      TE, San Diego State
    • Charles Omenihu | Round 5, Pick 161
      DE, Texas
    • Xavier Crawford | Round 6, Pick 195
      CB, Central Michigan
    • Cullen Gillaspia | Round 7, Pick 220
      RB, Texas A&M

    2018

    • Justin Reid | Round 3, Pick 68
      S, Stanford
    • Martinas Rankin | Round 3, Pick 80
      T, Mississippi State
    • Jordan Akins | Round 3, Pick 98
      TE, Central Florida
    • Keke Coutee | Round 4, Pick 103
      WR, Texas Tech
    • Duke Ejiofor | Round 6, Pick 177
      DE, Wake Forest
    • Jordan Thomas | Round 6, Pick 211
      TE, Mississippi State
    • Peter Kalambayi | Round 6, Pick 214
      LB, Stanford
    • Jermaine Kelly Jr. | Round 7, Pick 222
      CB, San Jose State

    2017

    • Deshaun Watson | Round 1, Pick 12
      QB, Clemson
    • Zach Cunningham | Round 2, Pick 57
      LB, Vanderbilt
    • D’Onta Foreman | Round 3, Pick 89
      RB, Texas
    • Julién Davenport | Round 4, Pick 130
      T, Bucknell
    • Carlos Watkins | Round 4, Pick 142
      DT, Clemson
    • Treston Decoud | Round 5, Pick 169
      S, Oregon State
    • Kyle Fuller | Round 7, Pick 243
      C, Baylor

    2016

    • Will Fuller | Round 1, Pick 21
      WR, Notre Dame
    • Nick Martin | Round 2, Pick 50
      G, Notre Dame
    • Braxton Miller | Round 3, Pick 85
      WR, Ohio State
    • Tyler Ervin | Round 4, Pick 119
      RB, San Jose State
    • K.J. Dillon | Round 5, Pick 159
      S, West Virginia
    • D.J. Reader | Round 5, Pick 166
      NT, Clemson

    2015

    • Kevin Johnson | Round 1, Pick 16
      CB, Wake Forest
    • Benardrick McKinney | Round 2, Pick 43
      ILB, Mississippi State
    • Jaelen Strong | Round 3, Pick 70
      WR, Arizona State
    • Keith Mumphery | Round 5, Pick 175
      WR, Michigan State
    • Reshard Cliett | Round 6, Pick 211
      OLB, South Florida
    • Christian Covington | Round 6, Pick 216
      DT, Rice
    • Kenny Hilliard | Round 7, Pick 235
      RB, LSU

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    2014

    • Jadeveon Clowney | Round 1, Pick 1
      DE, South Carolina
    • Xavier Su’a-Filo | Round 2, Pick 33
      G, UCLA
    • C.J. Fiedorowicz | Round 3, Pick 65
      TE, Iowa
    • Louis Nix | Round 3, Pick 83
      DT, Notre Dame
    • Tom Savage | Round 4, Pick 135
      QB, Pittsburgh
    • Jeoffrey Pagan | Round 6, Pick 177
      DE, Alabama
    • Alfred Blue | Round 6, Pick 181
      RB, LSU
    • Jay Prosch | Round 6, Pick 211
      FB, Auburn
    • Andre Hal | Round 7, Pick 216
      DB, Vanderbilt
    • Lonnie Ballentine | Round 7, Pick 256
      DB, Memphis

    2013

    • DeAndre Hopkins | Round 1, Pick 27
      WR, Clemson
    • D.J. Swearinger | Round 2, Pick 57
      DB, South Carolina
    • Brennan Williams | Round 3, Pick 89
      OL, North Carolina
    • Sam Montgomery | Round 3, Pick 95
      DE, LSU
    • Trevardo Williams | Round 4, Pick 124
      DE, Connecticut
    • David Quessenberry | Round 6, Pick 176
      OL, San Jose State
    • Alan Bonner | Round 6, Pick 195
      WR, Jacksonville State
    • Chris Jones | Round 6, Pick 198
      DT, Bowling Green
    • Ryan Griffin | Round 6, Pick 201
      TE, Connecticut

    2012

    • Whitney Mercilus | Round 1, Pick 26
      DE, Illinois
    • DeVier Posey | Round 3, Pick 68
      WR, Ohio State
    • Brandon Brooks | Round 3, Pick 76
      G, Miami (OH)
    • Ben Jones | Round 4, Pick 99
      C, Georgia
    • Keshawn Martin | Round 4, Pick 121
      WR, Michigan State
    • Jared Crick | Round 4, Pick 126
      DE, Nebraska
    • Randy Bullock | Round 5, Pick 161
      K, Texas A&M
    • Nick Mondek | Round 6, Pick 195
      OL, Purdue

    2011

    • J.J. Watt | Round 1, Pick 11
      DE, Wisconsin
    • Brooks Reed | Round 2, Pick 42
      LB, Arizona
    • Brandon Harris | Round 2, Pick 60
      DB, Miami (FL)
    • Roc Carmichael | Round 4, Pick 127
      DB, Virginia Tech
    • Shiloh Keo | Round 5, Pick 144
      DB, Idaho
    • T.J. Yates | Round 5, Pick 152
      QB, North Carolina
    • Derek Newton | Round 7, Pick 214
      T, Arkansas State
    • Cheta Ozougwu | Round 7, Pick 254
      DE, Rice

    2010

    • Kareem Jackson | Round 1, Pick 20
      DB, Alabama
    • Ben Tate | Round 2, Pick 58
      RB, Colorado State-Pueblo
    • Earl Mitchell | Round 3, Pick 81
      DT, Arizona
    • Darryl Sharpton | Round 4, Pick 102
      LB, Miami (FL)
    • Garrett Graham | Round 4, Pick 118
      TE, Wisconsin
    • Sherrick McManis | Round 5, Pick 144
      DB, Northwestern
    • Shelley Smith | Round 6, Pick 187
      G, Colorado State
    • Trindon Holliday | Round 6, Pick 197
      WR, LSU
    • Dorin Dickerson | Round 7, Pick 227
      WR, Pittsburgh

    2009

    • Brian Cushing | Round 1, Pick 15
      LB, USC
    • Connor Barwin | Round 2, Pick 46
      DE, Cincinnati
    • Antoine Caldwell | Round 3, Pick 77
      G, Alabama
    • Glover Quin | Round 4, Pick 112
      DB, New Mexico
    • Anthony Hill | Round 4, Pick 122
      TE, North Carolina State
    • James Casey | Round 5, Pick 152
      TE, Rice
    • Brice McCain | Round 6, Pick 188
      DB, Utah
    • Troy Nolan | Round 7, Pick 223
      DB, Arizona State

    2008

    • Duane Brown | Round 1, Pick 26
      T, Virginia Tech
    • Antwaun Molden | Round 3, Pick 79
      DB, Eastern Kentucky
    • Steve Slaton | Round 3, Pick 89
      RB, West Virginia
    • Xavier Adibi | Round 4, Pick 118
      LB, Virginia Tech
    • Frank Okam | Round 5, Pick 151
      DT, Texas
    • Dominique Barber | Round 6, Pick 173
      DB, Minnesota
    • Alex Brink | Round 7, Pick 223
      QB, Washington State

    2007

    • Amobi Okoye | Round 1, Pick 10
      DT, Louisville
    • Jacoby Jones | Round 3, Pick 73
      WR, Lane
    • Fred Bennett | Round 4, Pick 123
      DB, South Carolina
    • Brandon Harrison | Round 5, Pick 144
      DB, Stanford
    • Brandon Frye | Round 5, Pick 163
      T, Virginia Tech
    • Kasey Studdard | Round 6, Pick 183
      G, Texas
    • Zach Diles | Round 7, Pick 218
      LB, Kansas State

    2006

    • Mario Williams | Round 1, Pick 1
      DE, North Carolina State
    • DeMeco Ryans | Round 2, Pick 33
      LB, Alabama
    • Charles Spencer | Round 3, Pick 65
      G, Pittsburgh
    • Eric Winston | Round 3, Pick 66
      T, Miami (FL)
    • Owen Daniels | Round 4, Pick 98
      TE, Wisconsin
    • Wali Lundy | Round 6, Pick 170
      RB, Virginia
    • David Anderson | Round 7, Pick 251
      WR, Colorado State

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    2005

    • Travis Johnson | Round 1, Pick 16
      DT, Florida State
    • Vernand Morency | Round 3, Pick 73
      RB, Oklahoma State
    • Jerome Mathis | Round 4, Pick 114
      WR, Hampton
    • Drew Hodgdon | Round 5, Pick 151
      C, Arizona State
    • C.C. Brown | Round 6, Pick 188
      DB, Louisiana
    • Kenneth Pettway | Round 7, Pick 227
      DE, Grambling State

    2004

    • Dunta Robinson | Round 1, Pick 10
      DB, South Carolina
    • Jason Babin | Round 1, Pick 27
      LB, Western Michigan
    • Glenn Earl | Round 4, Pick 122
      DB, Notre Dame
    • Vontez Duff | Round 6, Pick 170
      DB, Notre Dame
    • Jammal Lord | Round 6, Pick 175
      DB, Nebraska
    • Charlie Anderson | Round 6, Pick 200
      LB, Mississippi
    • Raheem Orr | Round 7, Pick 210
      LB, Rutgers
    • Sloan Thomas | Round 7, Pick 211
      WR, Texas
    • B.J. Symons | Round 7, Pick 248
      QB, Texas Tech

    2003

    • Andre Johnson | Round 1, Pick 3
      WR, Miami (FL)
    • Bennie Joppru | Round 2, Pick 41
      TE, Michigan
    • Antwan Peek | Round 3, Pick 67
      LB, Cincinnati
    • Seth Wand | Round 3, Pick 75
      T, NW Missouri State
    • Dave Ragone | Round 3, Pick 88
      QB, Louisville
    • Domanick Williams | Round 4, Pick 101
      RB, LSU
    • Drew Henson | Round 6, Pick 192
      QB, Michigan
    • Keith Wright | Round 6, Pick 214
      DT, Missouri
    • Curry Burns | Round 7, Pick 217
      DB, Louisville
    • Chance Pearce | Round 7, Pick 233
      C, Texas A&M

    2002

    • David Carr | Round 1, Pick 1
      QB, Fresno State
    • Jabar Gaffney | Round 2, Pick 33
      WR, Florida
    • Chester Pitts | Round 2, Pick 50
      T, San Diego State
    • Fred Weary | Round 3, Pick 66
      G, Tennessee
    • Charles Hill | Round 3, Pick 83
      DT, Maryland
    • Jonathan Wells | Round 4, Pick 99
      RB, Ohio State
    • Jarrod Baxter | Round 5, Pick 136
      FB, New Mexico
    • Ramon Walker | Round 5, Pick 153
      DB, Pittsburgh
    • Demarcus Faggins | Round 6, Pick 173
      DB, Kansas State
    • Howard Green | Round 6, Pick 190
      DT, LSU
    • Stylez G. White | Round 7, Pick 229
      DE, Minnesota
    • Ahmad Miller | Round 7, Pick 261
      DT, UNLV

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