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The Complete Anthology of Nevin Shapiro's Bounties

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Allegedly. Totals at the end of the post.


Jon Beason

  • $400 for eight tackles in Miami's 31-21 against Virginia on Nov. 13, 2004
  • $250 for a sack in that same game
  • $500 for a hit on Colorado's quarterback during the return of a fumbled snap in a game on Sept. 24, 2005
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    Orlando Franklin

  • Undisclosed amounts of money for "plays against defensive linemen"
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    Jason Geathers

  • $250 for scoring the game-winning touchdown in Miami's 28-27 victory over FSU on Oct. 12, 2002 (aka Wide Left I)

Cornelius Green

  • $500 for holding Tennessee to a field goal after the Volunteers were at the Miami four-yard line on first down on their first drive of the game on Nov. 9, 2002
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    Orien Harris

  • $250 for recovering a fumble in Miami's 27-7 road victory over Virginia Tech on Nov. 5, 2005
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    Devin Hester

  • $500 for opening Miami's 38-33 win over Florida on Sept. 6, 2003 with a kickoff return for a touchdown
  • $500 for an excessive celebration penalty on that same play
  • $2,000 total for two punt return touchdowns against Louisiana Tech
  • $500 for a celebration penalty on one of those returns against La. Tech
  • $1,000 for a kickoff return touchdown against Louisville in Miami's 41-38 win in 2004 (the touchdown was called back)
  • $1,000 for a punt return touchdown in that same game
  • $1,000 for a kickoff return touchdown to open the game versus NC State in a 45-31 victory on Oct. 23, 2004
  • $1,000 for a touchdown return of a blocked field goal in Miami's 27-10 victory over Florida in the 2004 Peach Bowl. Curiously, Devin was not rewarded for his excessive celebration penalty on that play
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    Willis McGahee

  • $1,000 for 234 yards rushing in Miami's 41-16 victory over Florida on Sept. 7, 2002
  • $500 for a touchdown in Miami's 28-27 victory over FSU on Oct. 12, 2002
  • $500 for 173 yards rushing and receiving in that same game
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    Rocky McIntosh

  • $500 for two sacks and a fumble recovery in Miami's 27-7 victory over Virginia Tech on Nov. 5, 2005
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    Javon Nanton

  • $250 for a sack in Miami's 27-7 victory over Virginia Tech on Nov. 5, 2005
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    Antrel Rolle

  • $1,000 for "shutting down" Georgia Tech wide receiver Calvin Johnson in Miami's 27-3 victory over Georgia Tech on Oct. 2, 2004
  • $500 for an interception in Miami's 41-38 victory over Louisville on Oct. 14, 2004
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    Sean Taylor

  • $1,000 for two interceptions against FSU in Miami's 22-14 victory on Oct. 11, 2003
  • $1,000 for a defensive touchdown in the same game
  • $1,000 for a hit on Chris Rix
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    Jon Vilma

  • $1,000 for a hit and personal foul on Chris Rix in Miami's 28-27 win on Oct. 12, 2002
  • $250 for a sack in Miami's 38-33 victory over Florida on Sept. 6, 2003
  • $1,000 for a hit on Rix in Miami's Orange Bowl victory over FSU on Jan. 1, 2004
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    Vince Wilfork

  • $500 for a sack and unsportsmanlike conduct foul in Miami's 41-16 victory over Florida on Sept. 7, 2002
  • $250 for a sack in Miami's 38-33 victory over Florida on Sept. 6, 2003
  • $500 for a fumble recovery in Miami's 22-14 victory over FSU on Oct. 11, 2003
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    D.J Williams

  • $250 for a sack in Miami's 38-33 victory over Florida on Sept. 6, 2003
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    The total: $20,650