IN 2016 (WPG):
Saw action in all 18 games for the Bombers as the club’s long snapper. Did not miss a game for the second consecutive season. Added 5 special teams stops. A key component in helping Justin Medlock earn CFL Most Outstanding Special Teams Player honours.
CFL CAREER 2005 – to 2017:
Joined the Bombers in 2015 as a free agent after spending the 2014 season with Saskatchewan. Had previously played for the Bombers as rookie in 2005 before moving on to Toronto, Hamilton and the Riders. Has now played 161 regular season CFL games (45 for Winnipeg) along with another 10 playoff contests. Has 81 career special teams tackles; had 22 receptions earlier in his career as a receiver.
Originally drafted by the Edmonton Eskimos in the fifth round (35th overall) of the 2004 CFL Draft. Also spent time in 2014 with the Chicago Bears, but returned to the CFL with the Roughriders later that season.
Rempel was also a member of Lyndon Rush‘s bobsleigh team that won the 2009 Canadian four-man bobsleigh championship in Whistler, British Columbia.
Spent 5 years at the University of Saskatchewan (1999-2003) and was a Canada West All-Star in 2001 and 2002.