In case you wondering, yes, that really happened.
It wasn't a dream.
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.
What a night with the 'Pick at the Stick'-Navarro Bowman sends Candlestick and the 49ers out in style.We'll never forget that ending! #49ers— Mike Shumann (@MikeShumann) December 24, 2013
"It's the best birthday present I’ve ever gotten. Second only to being born. That was awesome." - Jim Harbaugh on NaVorro Bowman Pick-6— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) December 24, 2013
Thank you to the fans for making tonight special. What a moment and a game! Games like tonight is what makes this game so special—
Joe Staley(@jstaley74) December 24, 2013
NaVorro Bowman: 89-yard INT return for TD (1st career TD); longest INT return TD by 49ers since Zack Bronson (97 yds in 2001)— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) December 24, 2013
NaVorro Bowman just sent Candlestick into a FRENZY! An 89-yard Pick-6 gives 49ers a 10-point lead. Fitting finish to an iconic stadium!— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) December 24, 2013
PICK SIX 49ers!!!!! Navorro Bowman with a great play. Candlestick Park goes home HAPPY.— NFL on ESPN (@ESPNNFL) December 24, 2013
Candlestick is history. Put a Bowman on it.— Daniel Brown (@mercbrownie) December 24, 2013
Eric Wright(@EWrighteous21) December 24, 2013
WoW!!! NaVorro Bowman what a Candlestick Memory.— KNBR (@KNBR) December 24, 2013
Merry Clinchmas!!! @49ers— Doctor Srill (@E40) December 24, 2013
Candle Stick is turnt up!!— James Harden (@JHarden13) December 24, 2013
Let's go @49ers !!!!!!!!!!!!— Jamie Chung (@jamiechung1) December 24, 2013
How can u sleep after that game ...— D-Mø™ (@morrisCODE_tr3) December 24, 2013
Turn down for what! #playoffs—
Ryan Seymour(@SEYMONSTER62) December 24, 2013
It's great to be part of such a great tradition like the candlestick!! Great win today !!—
Corey Lemonier(@CoreyL55) December 24, 2013
An amazing night! If that was the last game in Candlestick she truly went out with a Bang!— jonathan goodwin (@jgoody59) December 24, 2013
Candlestick you were amazing I love you to death Thank You!!! Great team win 24 hr rule lets get more!!! #BangBangNinerGang—
Anthony Dixon(@Boobie24Dixon) December 24, 2013
As Little Orphan Annie likes to sing, "The sun will come up Navarro." Candle-Pick Park, what a way to bring down the curtain.— Andy Dolich (@Koufish) December 24, 2013
The lights go down in the City! pic.twitter.com/ZmgsZcihww— Die Hard Company (@DieHardCo) December 24, 2013
Ouch.— Arizona Cardinals (@AZCardinals) December 24, 2013