The Texans selected Mills No.67 overall in the third round of the 2021 NFL Draft. He was considered one of the best middle-of-the-field passers in the NFL Draft and will compete for the backup job behind veteran Tyrod Taylor. The Texans starting quarterback job could be available with star QB Deshaun Watson wanting out of Houston. Watson’s legal troubles have slowed the process of a trade demand. insurance. Mills threw for 1,508 yards and a 7:3 TD: INT ratio for Stanford in 2020.