Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 9/6/14
Fight Preview & Pick Johnathon Banks vs. Seth Mitchell Rematch On February 16, Johnathon Banks and Seth Mitchell fight in a rematch of their November bout, when Banks scored a big upset over the unbeaten and rising Mitchell. Banks, with his spirit perhaps galvanized by the recent passing of trainer Emanuel Steward, scored a stunning 2nd-round knockout. Now less than three months later, they meet at the same venue. Will things be any different? Johnathon Banks, 29-1-1 (19 KOs), Detroit, Mich. Vs. Seth Mitchell, 25-1-1 (19 KOs), Brandywine, Md. Date: February 16, 2013 Site: Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City, NJ. Weight Class: Heavyweights (12 Rounds) Credit: Will Hart - HBO Against Banks, Mitchell showed in spades the suspicions some had about his overall championship hopes. His defense is severely lacking, which wouldn’t be so bad if he knew how to take a punch. Not in a durability sense, but the guy just gets hit so flush. It’s a byproduct of starting boxing in your mid-2...

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