First CFL game (team): August 7, 2021 vs. Ottawa (Elks)
College: University of Southern California (2016-19)
In 2021, made his first CFL start in Week 13 against the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. Rector also registered his first CFL sack on September 18th versus the Winnipeg Blue Bombers and finished tied for third on the team with four sacks.
2020 NFLPA Collegiate Bowl invitee.
Finished with 107 tackles, including 22.5 for losses (with 13 sacks), 1 deflections, 3 fumble recoveries, a forced fumble, an interception and a 10-yard kickoff return at USC.
Team captain at USC in 2019.
Appeared in 46 games at USC, with 23 starts.
2021: (Edmonton) In 11 games (one start), recorded 10 defensive tackles, two special teams tackles, four sacks and two forced fumbles.