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Jimmy Fallon Impersonates Eddie Vedder to Sing About Jeremy Lin

February 24, 2012 (5:44 pm) GMT
Fallon sported a floppy wig and impersonated Vedder's mumbling voice as well as microphone cradling pose when singing a parody version of 'Jeremy'.

is the latest to jump into "Linsanity", singing an ode to New York Knicks star on his talk show, "". As , Fallon changed the lyrics to 's 1992 Grammy-nominated single "Jeremy".

"At home, shooting free throws and three point shots, waiting for a job/name not yet a pun/Carmelo injury/Came out of nowhere like an Asian Tebow," Fallon sang, referring to NFL quarterback for the Denver Broncos, . Fallon previously also sang a song about Tebow to 's "Space Oddity".

Although Lin's star shone brightly in the past few weeks, the point guard failed to bring victory to his team at the Thursday, February 23 game against Miami Heat. He had a whopping 8 turnovers in the Knicks' 102-88 loss to the Heat. "They were all geeked up for him," Knicks Coach Mike D'Antoni said. "They took the challenge and did a great job. It's hard to be Peter Pan every day."



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