He pauses and chuckles.
"I'm not going to go out-of-bounds," he says. "That's not me. I love contact. That's part of the game. I can't wait to get that big hit again, pop back up and show people, This is me. I'm back."
It's that last sentiment that makes caring people cringe. Almost certainly some team will take the chance and select Owusu with a low-round pick, fulfilling his dream and allowing him to put his health at risk. Ultimately it may fall to the commissioner to step in to protect players from themselves. Again.