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NaVorro Bowman, 49ers Win Celebrated By Many

Posted Dec 24, 2013

NaVorro Bowman's 89-yard interception return for a touchdown left a mark on 49ers fans and on social media.


In case you wondering, yes, that really happened.

It wasn't a dream.

NaVorro Bowman intercepted Matt Ryan and returned it 89 yards for the final regular season touchdown at Candlestick Park. The play helped seal a 34-24 win on "Monday Night Football" and added another memorable chapter in the legendary lifespan of "The 'Stick."

Bowman's first career touchdown was also the longest return for a score by a linebacker in franchise history.

The game-saving, season-saving, stadium-saving play inspired a series of must-read posts on social media.

Enjoy.