The Winnipeg Blue Bombers have re-signed Canadian receiver Nic Demski.
It’s a two-year contract extension through the 2022 season.
Demski has produced his two best CFL seasons with his hometown Bombers. He was a dynamic national playmaker in Paul LaPolice’s offence as Winnipeg won the 2019 Grey Cup.
Demski finished last season with 44 receptions for 543 yards and three touchdowns in 17 games, adding another 147 yards rushing and two more scores. The 27-year-old Winnipegger was productive in the Bombers’ CFL title run.
Demski had three rushes for 53 yards and a touchdown in the Western Semi-Final victory over the Calgary Stampeders, six catches for 72 yards in the Western Final win in Saskatchewan and four receptions for 45 yards and one rush for 22 yards in the Grey Cup truimph over the Hamilton Tiger-Cats.
Over his two seasons with Winnipeg, Demski has appeared in 34 games, all starts, and has 103 receptions for 1,097 yards and six touchdowns and rushed 60 times for 395 yards and three scores.
In five CFL seasons split between Saskatchewan and Winnipeg, Demski has suited up for 74 games and has 172 career receptions for 1,822 yards and nine touchdowns along with 69 carries for 433 yards and three touchdowns. He has also proven to be adept on special teams, with a combined 1,564 yards on kickoff, punt and missed field goal returns.
Saskatchewan originally selected five-foot-11, 212-pound Demski with the sixth overall pick in 2015 CFL Draft.