|No. 33 – BC Lions|
|Born:||May 10, 1998|
|Height:||5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)|
|Weight:||198 lb (90 kg)|
|High school:||Naperville Central (Naperville, Illinois)|
|* Offseason and/or practice squad member only|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Player stats at PFR · CFL.ca|
Emmanuel "Manny" Rugamba (born March 10, 1998) is a Rwandan-American professional gridiron football defensive back for the BC Lions of the Canadian Football League (CFL). He played college football at Miami (OH) and was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Browns after the 2021 NFL Draft, becoming the first Rwandan to be signed to an NFL team.
Rugamba was ranked as a three–star recruit by 247Sports.com coming out of high school. He committed to Iowa on August 1, 2015 and converted from wide receiver to cornerback. After two seasons at Iowa, Rugamba decided to transfer from Iowa on May 13, 2018. He committed to Miami (OH) shortly thereafter.
Rugamba was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Cleveland Browns on May 3, 2021. He was waived by the Browns on August 31, 2021.
On February 17, 2022, it was announced that Rugamba had signed with the BC Lions. He began the season on the practice roster, but made his regular season debut on August 13, 2022, against the Calgary Stampeders where he had two defensive tackles.