“Cousin Sal” Iacono appears on the first-ever linear sports gambling show, LOCK IT IN on FS1.
For the past 15 years, the Emmy award-winning writer and television personality has worked as a writer and on-air performer on ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” where he earned his Emmy for co-writing the viral hit song “I’m’ F*&%ing Matt Damon”. In addition, he currently hosts his own weekly podcast, “Against All Odds” on Bill Simmons’ Ringer Podcast Network where he breaks down the world of gambling across various sports with the help of celebrities, Vegas experts and friends.
Iacono is not a stranger to FOX Sports, his first television writing job was on SPORTS GENIUSES, a sports-themed game show that debuted in the spring of 2000 and he has contributed to FOX NFL SUNDAY. He has also written for Comedy Central’s “The Man Show” and “Crank Yankers.”
As a performer, Iacono was nominated for an Emmy as the co-host of “Win Ben Steins Money” from 2002 through the end of the show’s run in 2003. In 2008, Iacono was featured in a multiple episode arc on WWE’s Raw, along with wrestling legend “Rowdy” Roddy Piper, where he defeated professional wrestler Santino Marella.
Iacono lives in Los Angeles and is married with three sons.