Ex-fiancee countersues former Texans star over engagement ring

Buffalo Bills' Mario Williams poses for a photo with his fiance' Erin Marzouki after an NFL football news conference in Orchard Park, N.Y., Thursday, March 15, 2012. Williams signed a contract touted as the richest ever given to an NFL defensive player _ a deal worth up to $100 million with $50 million guaranteed, according to his agent, Ben Dogra. (AP Photo/David Duprey)

May 13, 2013 4:26:11 PM PDT
We're hearing a different side of the story in the fight over an $800,000 engagement ring.

We heard the 'he said' and now we're hearing the 'she said in this case of the $785,000 engagement ring. "Ridiculous," "silly," and "patently false" is how Erin Marzouki's attorney describes Mario William's lawsuit.

Last week, Williams filed suit to get the 10 carat ring back from his ex-fiancée, saying she broke off the engagement. In the counterclaim, Erin Marzouki's attorney says Willaims broke off the engagement multiple times.

Marzouki's attorney Anthony Buzbee said, "They were engaged for 10 months. He broke up with her five times. Like I say, he's on an emotional roller coaster. I have thousands of his texts he sent her that I've collected."

Buzbee says in those texts, Williams tells Marzouki he is breaking up with her, and she should keep the ring. Her attorney says she has no plans to sell the ring. It's in a safe deposit box right now.

There's a hearing in civil court scheduled for Friday.

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